The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
Frederick J. Zapatka
Rank: Staff Sergeant
Service Number: 16094105
Date Missing: 07/26/1943
Unit: 335th Bombardment Squadron 95th 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: Request IDPF for all crew KIA; 2LT Elden Jenkins was accounted for. Request his IDPF in order to determine where his remains were found.
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