Rylan C. Redding

Photo by William McCain

Rylan Redding was a navigator in the 514th squadron.  He kept a diary of his time overseas.  Click on any date to read his recollections.

Jan. 20, 1943 - mission

Jan. 27, 1943

Jan. 31, 1943 - mission

Feb. 5, 1943

Feb. 9, 1943

Feb. 13, 1943

Feb. 18, 1943

Feb. 24, 1943

Feb. 28, 1943

March 2, 1943

March 7, 1943

March 11, 1943

March 13, 1943 - mission

March 21, 1943

March 22, 1943

March 23, 1943 - mission

April 1, 1943

April 2, 1943 - mission

April 4, 1943 - mission

April 6, 1943 - mission

April 10, 1943 - mission

April 12, 1943 - mission

April 16, 1943 - mission

April 22, 1943

May 1, 1943

May 8, 1943 - mission description

May 9, 1943 - mission

May 15, 1943 - 2 missions

May 18, 1943

May 28, 1943 - mission

May 30, 1943 - mission

June 4, 1943 - mission

June 6, 1943 - mission

June 9, 1943 - mission

June 13, 1943 - mission

June 17, 1943 - mission

June 21, 1943 - mission

June 24, 1943 - mission

June 27, 1943 - mission

July 6, 1943

July 10, 1943

July 15, 1943

July 16, 1943 - mission

July 24, 1943

July 29, 1943

July 31, 1943

August 1, 1943 - mission

August 4, 1943

August 7, 1943

August 11, 1943

August 16, 1943

August 21, 1943

August 24, 1943

August 27, 1943

August 28, 1943 - mission

September 6, 1943

September 8, 1943

September 9, 1943 - mission

September 10, 1943 - mission

September 14, 1943 - 2 missions

September 16, 1943 - 2 missions

September 22, 1943

September 27, 1943

October 1, 1943

October 12, 1943

October 14, 1943 - mission

October 19, 1943 - mission

October 27, 1943

October 30, 1943

November 2, 1943 - 2 missions

November 9, 1943

His last entry