The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 16031239
Date Missing: 07/22/1944
Unit: 740th Bombardment Squadron 455th Bombardment Group (Heavy)
Branch of Service: U.S. Army Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Florence American Cemetery
Rosette In Place: Yes
SGT James L. Knittle not inscribed on the Walls of the Missing at Florence American Cemetery.
Recoverability Status: Remains Recovered
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