The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Vern E. Compton
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Service Number: O-826046
Date Missing: 12/09/1944
Unit: 825th Bombardment Squadron 484th 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
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