Lang, Richard W.

  • College/Year: RC '44
  • Links to Oral History Sessions: Lang, Richard W. (November 1, 2004)
  • Conflict(s): World War II; Korean War
  • Military Branch & Unit: Navy
  • Theater(s): American; European
  • Air Force Group: 495th Medical Group; 80th Medical Group
  • Air Force Other: 80th Air Depot Wing


Dr. Lang was enrolled in the Navy's V-12 Program during World War II. He switched to the Air Force Reserve in the late 1940s and was recalled to active service during the Korean War. He served as an OB/GYN at Strategic Air Command bases in Germany and North Africa.