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Capt Richard Mott Durbin
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Birth: Mar. 22, 1920
Death: Nov. 9, 1944, England

Age 24

Son of William O. Durbin and Dorothy Peters Durbin who resided at 3403 Franklin Place, Wilmington, Delaware.

Richard, served as a Captain on a P-51 Fighter, 376th Fighter Squadron, 361st Fighter Group, Eighth Air Force, U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

He was "Killed In Action" in England returning from his 46th combat mission.

He had served in the Air Corps for three years and one month at the time of his death and was decorated with the Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters, Distinguished Flying Cross, and Purple Heart.

( Burial Location found by: Anne Cady )
 
 
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 Parents:
  William O Durbin (1891 - 1954)
  Dorothy Peters Durbin (1896 - 1969)
 
Burial:
Gracelawn Memorial Park
New Castle
New Castle County
Delaware, USA
Plot: The Plaza
 
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Apr 04, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50631408
Capt Richard Mott Durbin
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Capt Richard Mott Durbin
Added by: Corey & Douglas Marshall-Steele
 
Capt Richard Mott Durbin
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- Russ Pickett
 Added: Aug. 31, 2010
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 Added: Aug. 31, 2010

- Russ Pickett
 Added: Apr. 4, 2010
 
 
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