The following information pertains to an unknown serviceman whose remains have been located and interred at a American Battle Monuments Cemetery or National Cemetery.
Burial Location: Normandy
Location: -1.2279 Lon. 49.4537 Lat.
St Mere Eglise#2, France
near Utah Beach
At Sea Loss: No
Approx Date(s) Death: 07/07/1944 -
Remains: missing skull, mult fracs
Dental Chart Available: No
Estimated Height: 6'0
Branch of Service: Ground
one of (4) known men KIA by explosion in ammunition storage, all negroes of 364th Eng Gen Svc Regt;. Wyatt, Daniel;Simmons, Henry;Haggins,Sylvester; Mack, Homer verified by Lt Roy Diddle of 364th Eng 38311942,38227090,32552252,34740215
Burial: St.Mere Eglise #2
Row/Plot Grave: C-6-108 St Mere Eglise #2
Units in Area: 364th Eng Gen Svc Regt Negro troops
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We are looking for ....Photos, Morning Reports, After Action Reports and other documents including those of units that may have been near the coordinates LON: -1.2279, LAT: 49.4537 on the approximated dates of death 07/07/1944 - . Some unit information related to the recover location may encompass: 364th Eng Gen Svc Regt Negro troops.
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