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X-05706 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-05706
Burial Location: Ardennes
Plot: C
Row: 8
Grave: 34

Location: 11732987 Lon. 52.255053 Lat.
District: Niggrische Civilian Cemetery, Niegripp
Niegripp, Germany
N of Magdeburg
At Sea Loss: No
Source: X-File pg 24/26

Approx Date(s) Death: 11/01/1945 - 11/30/1945
Remains: No mandible. No Rt. hand.
Dental Chart Available: Yes
Estimated Height: 5' 8 1/2 "
Branch of Service: Ground

Location Mgrs: Estimated
November 1945
Drowned in Elbe River North of Magdeburg. An English truck with a load of American Soldiers went into the Elbe River north of Magdeburg.

Burial: Neuville
Row/Plot Grave: Niegripp Cemetery, then AA-01-02

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Recovery Location:

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