Local World War II pilot honored for service

Brig. Gen. Richard L. Kemble, 94th Airlift Wing commander, presents 2nd Lt. Thomas W. Richardson, World War II B-17pilot’s son Thomas W. Richardson, Jr. and his wife Susan with a letter of appreciation and coin on behalf of Gen. David L. Goldfein, U.S. Air Force Chief of Staff during a posthumous presentation ceremony at Dobbins Air Reserve Base, Georgia, Jan. 23, 2018. “Today we enjoy a legacy that is fostered by the spirit of Lt. Richardson,” said Kemble. “On behalf of a grateful nation and Air Force, thank you for your father’s service.” (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Andrew Park)

PHOTO BY: Staff Sgt. Andrew Park
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