The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
William D. Abernathy
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Service Number: O-757789
Date Missing: 04/09/1944
Unit: 728th Bombardment Squadron 452nd Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Cambridge American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Possibly washed ashore?; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA; Possibly associated with any Unknowns that washed ashore.
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