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: North Africa
Location: 9.8774 Lon. 36.7908 Lat.
At Sea Loss:
Approx Date(s) Death: 12/06/1942 -
Remains: shattered skull but mostly intact
Dental Chart Available: Yes
Branch of Service: btb Armor
Location Mgrs: 3.5 mi SW of El Bathan, Tunisia
Many KIA this area
from morgue storage, assoc with half-track W-403403 "Cobra", burial 15 yds from vehicle, Pg. 21 of X-file contains relevant narrative, sketch pg. 30 and pg. 49
Burial: Tunis Cemetery,Tunis,Tunisia
Row/Plot Grave: A-22-431
Units in Area: 27th Armored FA Bn.and 6th Armored Inf. Regt
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: 9.8774, LAT: 36.7908 on the approximated dates of death 12/06/1942 - . Some unit information related to the recover location may encompass: 27th Armored FA Bn.and 6th Armored Inf. Regt.
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