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: 6.33615 Lon. 50.66122 Lat.
Hurtgen Forest, Germany
Raffelsbrand nr. Vossenack
At Sea Loss: No
Approx Date(s) Death: 11/01/1944 - 12/31/1944
Remains: very few small fragments
Dental Chart Available: No
Estimated Height: UTD
Branch of Service: Ground
Location Mgrs: S/F-0130
Nov 1944 OR Dec1944
AGRS Unit: CIP Zone 1
Found on surface in Hurtgen. Conflicting areas mentioned in report. Dist. #1 Raffelsbrand Forest in Vossenack; District #23 on sketch. Found w/M-1 Rifle (3042343). Could be remains previously missed on search in 1945 or 1946.Found near X-7934.
Row/Plot Grave: JJ-8-185
Units in Area: ASSESSMENT: Most likely 110IR/28ID 2-10NOV44 or 9ID late SEP to early OCT44. Less likely78ID Jan-FEB45
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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: 6.33615, LAT: 50.66122 on the approximated dates of death 11/01/1944 - 12/31/1944. Some unit information related to the recover location may encompass: ASSESSMENT: Most likely 110IR/28ID 2-10NOV44 or 9ID late SEP to early OCT44. Less likely78ID Jan-FEB45.
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