Richard C. Campbell


Preferred Name: Dick

Nickname/Call Sign: SquattyBody

Date Of Birth: October 23, 1934

Highest Military Grade Held: Captain, O3

Hometown: Whiting, IN

Biography

I flew the F-100A at Nellis AFB the late summer of 1958. (Last of fighter training). Went to George and flew the F-100 D with Chuck Yeager as squadron commander.

Units Assigned

  • Class 58-J, Luke AFB, AZ (F-84F)
  • Nellis AFB, NV (F-100A)
  • 306th Tactical Fighter Squadron, George AFB, CA (F-100D/F)
  • 510th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Clark AB, Philippines (100D/F)

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

F-84F
F-100 A/D/F

Flight Hours: 2000 in F-100

Military Education

  • Learned it all from Chuck Yeager, Harry W. Schurr and ‘Black’ Dan Druen acquiring 2000 hrs of F100 time.

Civilian Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana
Biography

Biography

I flew the F-100A at Nellis AFB the late summer of 1958. (Last of fighter training). Went to George and flew the F-100 D with Chuck Yeager as squadron commander.
Units - Education - Awards - Flight Info

Units Assigned

  • Class 58-J, Luke AFB, AZ (F-84F)
  • Nellis AFB, NV (F-100A)
  • 306th Tactical Fighter Squadron, George AFB, CA (F-100D/F)
  • 510th Tactical Fighter Squadron, Clark AB, Philippines (100D/F)

Awards & Decorations

Flight Info

F-84F
F-100 A/D/F

Flight Hours: 2000 in F-100

Military Education

  • Learned it all from Chuck Yeager, Harry W. Schurr and ‘Black’ Dan Druen acquiring 2000 hrs of F100 time.

Civilian Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana
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