Earl F. Ferguson

World War II
Service #O-740093
Unit329th Bomber Squadron, 93rd Bomber Group, Heavy
RankSecond Lieutenant U.S. Army Air Forces
Entered Service From South Dakota
Date of DeathAugust 1 1943
Tablets of the Missing
Air Medal
Distinguished Flying Cross
Purple Heart
Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal, Purple Heart

Initially listed missing in action, 2nd LT Ferguson's remains have been recovered and identified. His name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at the Florence 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.