He began compiling documents in 1999 on his father, Clyde Richards, during his time with the 90th Division/358 Reg./Co. D between March, 1942 thru July, 1945.
Norm researches at the National Personnel Records Center in St. Louis, Missouri. His specialties are morning report/roster reviews, personnel file requests, and Stolen Valor investigations. He personally owns over 30,000 90th Div. morning reports and has reviewed/copied more reports than any other private researcher in the world within the last fifteen years.
He was named the Assistant Historian for the 90th Infantry Division Assoc. in 2002 and received the Association’s prestigious Denby Steele Award for his service to the Association’s veterans and family members.
Norm has attended eleven D-Day Commemorations in Normandy, France since 2000. He has also attended several commemorations in the Lorraine region of France as well as in Luxembourg and Belgium.
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