The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Fred B. Forristall Jr.
Service Number: 31310587
Date Missing: 11/01/1944
Unit: 724th Bombardment Squadron 451st Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Florence American Cemetery
Rosette In Place:
Recoverability Status: More Research Needed
Next Steps: Possibly recoverable; may have washed ashore and buried as Unknowns; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA in order to determine if any others are recoverable.
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