Johnson County


Lt. Richard Louis Grow





Richard Louis Grow was born Aug. 17, 1920 to Samuel and Ruby Grow. He died Dec. 22, 1943 and is buried in Ardennes American Cemetery and Memorial, Neuville-en-Condroz, Liege, Belgium.

Lt. Grow served in World War II with the U.S. Army Air Corps 487th Fighter Squadron, 352nd Fighter Group, 8th Air Force and was MIA/KIA over the Netherlands. He was awarded the Purple Heart, Air Medal and Distinguished Flying Cross.