The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
John L. Alarid
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 38584059
Date Missing: 03/08/1945
Unit: 344th Bombardment Squadron 98th 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: Most likely lost at sea around 41 58N, 18 07E
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