The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
James C. Voelkers
Rank: Second Lieutenant
Service Number: O-778308
Date Missing: 03/18/1945
Unit: 486th Bombardment Squadron 340th Bombardment Group (Medium)
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: No conclusive evidence found within the MACR; Request IDPFs for all crew KIA; Research records at foreign archives
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