The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Richard H. Brandle
Rank: First Lieutenant
Service Number: O-693839
Date Missing: 11/05/1944
Unit: 486th Bombardment Squadron 340th Bombardment Group (Medium)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Florence American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Most likely lost at sea; Last seen around 42 55N, 10 00E
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