|Birth: ||Feb. 29, 1920|
|Death: ||May 29, 1944|
Son of Charles Wesley Nelson (1885–1963) & Mildred Olivia Dryden Nelson (1883–1971).
Richard served as a Second Lieutenant on B-24H (#42-94770), U.S. Army Air Force during World War II.
He resided in Snow Hill, Worcester County, Maryland prior to the war.
He enlisted in the Army Air Corps on November 1, 1940, prior to the war, in Baltimore, Maryland. He was noted as being employed as a Clerk and also as Single, without dependents.
Richard was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.
Service # O-697777
Body lost or destroyed
Specifically: Place of Burial being Researched
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Feb 09, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104876497