Richard G. Miller

Richard G. Miller was a pilot with HALPRO.  He was initially the co-pilot with the Sibert crew.

He kept a diary of his experiences.  Click on the date to read a particular entry.  The dates of his missions are noted.

May 24

May 26

May 27

May 29

May 30

May 31


June 1

June 2

June 3

June 4

June 5

June 6

June 7

June 8

June 9

June 10

June 13 - mission description

June 14

June 16 - mission description

June 17

June 19

June 20

June 21

June 22

June 24

June 25 - mission

June 27

June 28

June 30 - mission


July 1

Nite of July 1 & July 2- mission description

July 4 - mission description

July 11 - 2 mission descriptions

July 14

July 16 - mission description

July 17 - mission description

July 19

July 22 - mission description

July 24 - mission description

July 25

July 26

July 28 - mission description

July 31


Aug. 1 - mission description

August 3

August 4

Aug. 11

Aug. 25

Aug. 27 - mission description

Sept. 1 - mission description

Sept. 4 - mission description

Sept. 7 - mission description

Sept. 9 - mission description

Sept. 11

Sept. 13

Sept. 19 - mission description

Sept. 22

Sept. 23


Oct. 5 - mission description

Oct. 7

Oct. 9 - mission description

Oct. 11 - mission description

Oct. 14

Oct. 15

Oct. 27 - mission description

Oct. 30 - mission description

Nov. 2

Nov. 4 - mission description

Nov. 6

Nov. 8

Nov. 12

Nov. 15 - mission description

Nov. 29 - mission description


Dec 4 - mission description

Dec. 12

Jan. 15 - mission description

Jan. 20 - mission description

Jan. 23

Jan. 24

Jan. 31 - mission description


Feb. 4 - mission description

Feb. 16 - mission description

Feb. 28

March 10 - mission description

We were taken off combat duty - we had to wait our turn for plane to go home. Then we got our orders to leave and went to Cairo. We got on plane and got out of Cairo _ had engine trouble and we had to turn around and go back to Khartoum - Accra and had to wait 2 or 3 days and as a plane became available - a four engine sea plane and got to Fort Myers, Florida. Got a ride to New Orleans and another ride by plane to Houston and then to San Antonio and arrived home, finally, April 6, 1943.