Richard Reid Cheswick, 1924 - 2006.

Eighth Air Force Memories (PDF)

Dad flew as navigator and later lead navigor in the 351st heavy bomber squadron out of Polebrook on 29 bombing missions over France and Germany in 1944, starting six days after D-Day. These are his mission notes (PDF).

Here are some additional memories (PDF).



Ches was buried in Arlington Cemetary with full military honors an May.

  • Eulogy.
  • NY Times Obit.