Gabriel J. Eggud

World War II
Service #O-669878
Unit100th Squadron, 71st Tactical Reconnaissance Group
RankFirst Lieutenant U.S. Army Air Forces
Entered Service From New York
Date of DeathJuly 6 1944
Walls of the Missing
Air Medal
Purple Heart
Air Medal, Purple Heart

Through the work of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, the remains of First Lieutenant Gabriel J. Eggud were accounted for in 2020. His name is permanently inscribed on the “Walls of the Missing” at the 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.