The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Walter A. Blair
Rank: First Lieutenant
Service Number: O-733518
Date Missing: 10/04/1943
Unit: 511th Bombardment Squadron 351st Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Netherlands American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Not much information within the MACR; Remains of SSGTs Towsley & Burgass were accounted for. Request IDPFs for all crew KIA in order to determine if any others are recoverable.
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