The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Charles H. Carlton
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 18039873
Date Missing: 09/05/1942
Unit: 423rd Bombardment Squadron 306th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Cambridge American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: No Further Pursuit
Next Steps: Most likely lost at sea. 9 MIAs, CAPT Poulan, 1LT Leahy, 2LTs Hoyt, Shannon, & Landry, TSGT Blakesley, SSGTs Oikle & Pettyjohn, & PVT Wiley, from this crew are memorialized at the East Coast Memorial.
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