The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
William E. Cox
Rank: First Lieutenant
Service Number: O-819970
Date Missing: 04/03/1945
Unit: 857th Bombardment Squadron 492nd Bombardment Group (Heavy)
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: Not much information is given in the MACR; Request IDPF
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