The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
William J. Heather Jr.
Service Number: O-727724
Date Missing: 05/20/1944
Unit: 453rd Bombardment Squadron 323rd Bombardment Group (Medium)
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: No conclusive evidence found within the MACR; A/C last seen over the target, near the coast, Research is needed at foreign archives; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA.
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