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: Ardennes
Location: 6.36367 Lon. 50.68853 Lat.
Hurtgen Forest, Germany
At Sea Loss: No
Source: X-File pg 22/24
Approx Date(s) Death: 10/01/1944 - 12/31/1944
Remains: Major bones knawed by animals, fragments of skull, foot in boot size 9 1/2 C .
Dental Chart Available: No
Estimated Height: 5'9
Branch of Service: Ground
Location Mgrs: Sh. 3, /F-0333, dist 42 Vossenack
Oct 1944 -Dec 1944
AGRS Unit: IS First Zone
Located on surface. Bones scattered. Bones of one foot in combat boot.
Row/Plot Grave: FF-8-192
Units in Area: 1/13/8ID and A/28/8ID in minefields and receiving heavy artillery fire. 12ID lines through area 10NOV. Unlikely any unknowns from 4ID. While not heavily engaged in the area some maybe from 109IR
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: 6.36367, LAT: 50.68853 on the approximated dates of death 10/01/1944 - 12/31/1944. Some unit information related to the recover location may encompass: 1/13/8ID and A/28/8ID in minefields and receiving heavy artillery fire. 12ID lines through area 10NOV. Unlikely any unknowns from 4ID. While not heavily engaged in the area some maybe from 109IR.
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