Richard T. Heuss

World War II
Service #O-736519
RankFirst Lieutenant U.S. Army Air Forces
Entered Service From Michigan
Date of DeathNovember 20 1943
StatusRecovered
Memorialized
Walls of the Missing
Air Medal
Purple Heart
Air Medal, Purple Heart
Notes
1LT Heuss remains have been recovered and identified in 2009. His name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial.
rosetta medal
When an individual’s remains have been accounted for by the U.S. Department of Defense, a rosette is placed next to the name on the Wall/Tablet/Court of the Missing to mark that the person now rests in a known gravesite.