The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Robert S. Crabtree
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Service Number: O-825794
Date Missing: 11/15/1944
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: A/C last seen during takeoff at 41 08N, 15 56E; Research records at foreign archives to determine where a/c crashed; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA
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