The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Harry A. Averbeck
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 37082824
Date Missing: 07/28/1943
Unit: 413th Bombardment Squadron 96th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Cambridge American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: No Further Pursuit
Next Steps: Not much info within the MACR; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA in order to determine if unidentified remains washed ashore; Research records at NARA.
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