The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Ralph W. Bayer
Rank: First Lieutenant
Service Number: O-719845
Date Missing: 01/10/1945
Unit: 351st Bombardment Squadron 100th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Cambridge American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: Possibly Recoverable
Next Steps: B-17 last seen at 51 00N, 06 05E headed towards Belgium; Research through foreign records to determine if the A/C crashed over land; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA.
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