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X-05488 Buried Unknown

The following information pertains to an unknown serviceman whose remains have been located and interred at a American Battle Monuments Cemetery or National Cemetery.

File: X-05488
Burial Location: North Africa
Plot: B
Row: 8
Grave: 6

Location: 9.6165 Lon. 35.0482 Lat.
Tunis, Tunisia
8 miles East from Sidi Bou Zid
At Sea Loss:

Approx Date(s) Death: 02/02/1943 - 12/28/1943
Remains: most intact, canteen cup and helmet liner marked "Les Kerman, Amsterdam New York" and names "Bertha" and "Anne Baker" inscribed in indelible pencil
Dental Chart Available: Yes,restorations
Estimated Height: 5'10"
Branch of Service: Ground

Location Mgrs: sketch p 27
many US in area
AGRS Unit:
orig buried Gafsa, recov with two (2) other unknowns on farm of Msr.M. Merat when he returned after battle of Faid.

Burial: Tunis Cemetery,Tunis,Tunisia
Row/Plot Grave: B-4-73

Units in Area:

Recovery Location:

The recovery location is at the center of this map.

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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: 9.6165, LAT: 35.0482 on the approximated dates of death 02/02/1943 - 12/28/1943.

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