The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Thomas J. Carpenter Jr.
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 14079896
Date Missing: 12/13/1943
Unit: 455th Bombardment Squadron 323rd Bombardment Group (Medium)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Cambridge American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: No conclusive evidence found within the MACR; A/C last seen losing altitude heading towards the coast; Research through foreigh archives is needed; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA.
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