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: Henri-Chapelle
Location: Lon. Lat.
Hurtgen Forest District #44. Detailed map on X-7292, Page 19/21
At Sea Loss: No
Approx Date(s) Death: 11/01/1944 -
Remains: Left femur, tibia, fibula, humerus, radius; Distal end of right femur.
Dental Chart Available: No
Estimated Height: 5'10.75"
Branch of Service: Ground
Around Nov 1944
*, Associated with PFC George B. Thomas, 31447798. Could also be PFCs Edward J. Farmer, Robert J. McNamara, or Duane Whitman, all of the 13 Inf Reg. 31447798
Row/Plot Grave: FF-10-244
Units in Area: 13 Inf Regt, 8 Div. Assessment. Farmer MIA 13/8ID 13NOV44. 13NOV cannot be correct. 8ID not yet in Hurtgen. McNamara MIA 13/8ID 23NOV44. Whitman 13/8ID MIA 24NOV44. 1/13 and A/28 in minefields and under artillery fire. Less likely 12/4ID or 109/28ID
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We are looking for ....Photos, Morning Reports, After Action Reports and other documents Some unit information related to the recover location may encompass: 13 Inf Regt, 8 Div. Assessment. Farmer MIA 13/8ID 13NOV44. 13NOV cannot be correct. 8ID not yet in Hurtgen. McNamara MIA 13/8ID 23NOV44. Whitman 13/8ID MIA 24NOV44. 1/13 and A/28 in minefields and under artillery fire. Less likely 12/4ID or 109/28ID.
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