Marcus I. Friedlander

World War II
Service #O-735992
Unit531st Bomber Squadron, 380th Bomber Group, Heavy
RankSecond Lieutenant U.S. Army Air Forces
Entered Service From Illinois
Date of DeathJuly 10 1943
Walls of the Missing

2nd Lt. Friedlander was initially listed as Missing in Action with Dec. 19, 1945 as the Administrative Date of Death. Following the war his remains were recovered and he was buried in Willamette National Cemetery, Portland, Ore. His name is permanently engraved on the Walls of the Missing at Manila American Cemetery.

rosetta medal
When an individual’s remains have been accounted for by the U.S. Department of Defense, a rosette is placed next to the name on the Wall/Tablet/Court of the Missing to mark that the person now rests in a known gravesite.