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: Florence
Location: 16.152085 Lon. 41.563973 Lat.
Gulf of Manfredonia
At Sea Loss: Yes
Approx Date(s) Death: 01/01/1949 - 12/31/1949
Remains: only chest, pelvis rt lower leg, 22 yrs old, recov from B-24, 8-1/2D shoe
Dental Chart Available: No
Estimated Height: 5'4-1/2"
Branch of Service:
one of two brought from crashed B-24h in ocean
not believed to be aircrew but probably USAFG members on special mission
Row/Plot Grave: M-9-1683
Units in Area:
The recovery location is at the center of this map.
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