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: 12.943998 Lon. 40.892429 Lat.
at sea off island of Ponza
At Sea Loss: Yes
Approx Date(s) Death: - 02/22/1944
Remains: almost complete, 20-22 years, heavy build
Dental Chart Available: Yes
Estimated Height: 5'6- 7/8"
Branch of Service: Unknown
recov by fishermen
1st burial Ponza, disinterred by 2621st GRU, then reburied by 47th QM GR Co
Row/Plot Grave: K-3-26
Units in Area:
The recovery location is at the center of this map.
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