Kienitz, Richard C.

Nationality:
American (1776 - present, Republic)

Biography

310th BG, 381st BS, 310th Bomb Group, 379th Bomb Squadron.

Captain Kienitz flew 73 missions as a navigator on B-25 bombers with the US Army Air Corps 310th Bomb Group. According to his records – he was stationed at:
Medinna, French Morocco 11/42 to 12/42
Telergma, Algeria 12/42 to 1/43
Philippeville, Algeria 11/43 to 12/43
Corsica 12/43 to 4/45
Fano, Italy 4/45 to 8/45
Plomigliano, Italy 8/45
Campaigns:
Tunisia, Sicily, Naples – Foggia, Rome– Arno, So of France, Northern Appennines, Central Europe, Po Valley.

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Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
9 clusters
Air Medal (AM)
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Details:
8 battle stars
European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal
Period:
Second World War (1939-1945)
Action:
For his service in Africa, Corsica and Italy.
Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

Sources

  • Photo: Family records