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: Epinal
Location: 6.436358 Lon. 49.512988 Lat.
District: Oberleuken Cem
Neuwiese, 2 km SW Oberleuken and 2 km north Campholz Woods
At Sea Loss: No
Source: X-File pg 31/45
Approx Date(s) Death: 11/20/1944 - 02/28/1945
Remains: Consists of 2 ribs, right fibula (38.4 cm), 10 bones of right foot, and little toe of left foot. (Only R-13 recovered)
Dental Chart Available: No
Estimated Height: 5'10
Branch of Service: Ground
Location Mgrs: MGRS Oberleuken 060024
btwn Nov 20 1944 - Feb 28, 1945
AGRS Unit: 7887 GR Reg Det
Found w/canteen marked West, 34517255;leggings, cartridge belt. May be portions of remains previously recovered from Oberleuken. 34517255
Row/Plot Grave: Oberleuken Cemetery, then 7
Units in Area: 358/90ID late NOV44, 10AD and 94ID JAN-FEB44, 3rd CAV GRP NOV-JAN44
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: 6.436358, LAT: 49.512988 on the approximated dates of death 11/20/1944 - 02/28/1945. Some unit information related to the recover location may encompass: 358/90ID late NOV44, 10AD and 94ID JAN-FEB44, 3rd CAV GRP NOV-JAN44.
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