The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Robert L. Chesser
Service Number: O-789135
Date Missing: 05/25/1944
Unit: 779th Bombardment Squadron 464th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Sicily-Rome American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Remains of SSGT Howarth were accounted for; Request IDPFs for all 11 crew KIA to determine if any are recoverable; A/C last see around 43 27N, 06 55E.
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