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X-07779 Buried Unknown

The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.

Walter H. Bieber
Rank: Sergeant
Service Number: 37317577
Date Missing: 11/17/1944
Unit: 340th Bombardment Squadron 97th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Florence American Cemetery
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MACR: 9877
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Recoverability Status: Possibly Recoverable
Next Steps: Possibly recoverable; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA. Germans states that they recovered three bodies from the waters; May be buried in isolated burials or buried at sea by the Germans.

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