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1st Lt. John P. Wilkinson - MIA

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Mandan, ND
County: Morton
World War II - MIA
Date of Disappearance: March 20, 1945
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 488th Bomber Squadron, 340th Bomber Group, Medium

Died while in MIA status.

Memorialized at Florence American Cemetery. Received Silver Star, Air Medal with 5 Oak Leaf Clusters, and Purple Heart.

Medals and Honors

Silver Star