The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
John R. Crookston
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Service Number: O-770961
Date Missing: 08/24/1944
Unit: 525th Bombardment Squadron 379th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Netherlands American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Remains of 2LT Edward R. Bromage were accounted for; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA in order to determine if other remains are recoverable
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