The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Theodore A. Blanchard
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 11038400
Date Missing: 12/22/1943
Unit: 409th Bombardment Squadron 93rd Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Netherlands American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: Possibly Recoverable
Next Steps: 9 Airman crew; 3 recovered & identified; a 4th body was recovered and not identified. Could be buried as an Unknown. Request IDPFs for all crew KIA.
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