The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Bud W. Armstrong Jr.
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 38398720
Date Missing: 05/31/1944
Unit: 764th Bombardment Squadron 461st Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Florence American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: Possibly Recoverable
Next Steps: Possibly recoverable; All crew bailed out over water about 5 miles east of the Island of Vis; Remains o 2LT Duval & SSGT Williams were accounted for. Request IDPFs for all crew KIA to determine if others are recoverable.
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