The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
John M. Carothers
Rank: First Lieutenant
Service Number: O-887819
Date Missing: 08/27/1944
Unit: 503rd Fighter Squadron 339th Fighter Group
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Netherlands American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Not much conclusive information in MACR; Request IDPF
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