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: Sicily-Rome
Location: 13.03504 Lon. 40.901588 Lat.
offshore Isle of Ponza
At Sea Loss: Yes
Approx Date(s) Death: - 02/12/1944
Remains: complete less bones of toes, fingers, atrophy of mandible due to extraction of (12) teeth, US army underclothes, age 28-30, dental restorations
Dental Chart Available: Yes
Estimated Height: 5'8-1/2"
Branch of Service: Unknown
Location Mgrs: not provided
recov by 602nd/47th QM GR Co
recov by fishermen, buried in Ponza civ cemetery
Row/Plot Grave: K-2-21
Units in Area:
The recovery location is at the center of this map.
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