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: Lorraine
Location: 7.46304 Lon. 7.46304 Lat.
1-2 miles west of Reioertswiller
At Sea Loss: No
Source: X-file pg 39/53
Approx Date(s) Death: 01/01/1945 - 02/28/1945
Remains: Nearly full skeletal chart; crushed skull
Dental Chart Available: Yes
Estimated Height: 5' 3 3/16
Branch of Service: Ground
Location Mgrs: Q8057, MGRS 777885 from sketch
Previously id'd as T/SGT Mike Capelli, 33183982 I/180/45ID KIA 08JAN45. 33183982
Row/Plot Grave: EEEE-08-94
Units in Area: 180/45ID early to mid JAN45, 179/45ID mid JAN45, 222/42ID around 10MAR45, 242/45ID late FEB45
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: 7.46304, LAT: 7.46304 on the approximated dates of death 01/01/1945 - 02/28/1945. Some unit information related to the recover location may encompass: 180/45ID early to mid JAN45, 179/45ID mid JAN45, 222/42ID around 10MAR45, 242/45ID late FEB45.
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