The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 16151730
Date Missing: 10/04/1944
Unit: 744th Bombardment Squadron 456th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Epinal American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: Highly Recoverable
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