The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Irvin E. Artz Jr.
Rank: First Lieutenant
Service Number: O-790493
Date Missing: 07/09/1943
Unit: 97th Bombardment Squadron 47th Bombardment Group (Light)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: North Africa American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Remains of SGT Carl J. Stankiewicz were recovered and identified; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA.
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