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1st Lt. John T. Opsvig - MIA

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County: Ward
World War II - MIA
Date of Disappearance: February 7, 1946 / Age: 25
Branch of Service: Air Force
Company/Division: 449th Fighter Squadron, 51st Fighter Group

Died while in MIA status in China.

Memorialized at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial. Received Purple Heart and Air Medal awards.