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S1c Mike T. Burckhard - MIA

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Grand Forks, ND
County: Grand Forks
World War II - MIA
Date of Disappearance: October 24, 1944
Branch of Service: Navy
Company/Division: United States Naval Reserve

Killed in action off of Leyte when a ship exploded near the cruiser he was stationed on. Buried at sea.

Memorialized at Manila American Cemetery and Memorial.