The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Thomas H. Borders
Rank: First Lieutenant
Service Number: O-436494
Date Missing: 12/26/1942
Unit: 414th Bombardment Squadron 97th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
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: No conclusive evidence within the MACR in regards to where the aircraft went down; More research is needed to determine where the aircraft went down; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA
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