The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Russell V. Bakes
Service Number: 39917606
Date Missing: 08/24/1944
Unit: 780th Bombardment Squadron 465th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Florence American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: No Further Pursuit
Next Steps: Lost in the Adriatic Sea
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