George A. Newcomb

World War II
Service #6912390
Unit90th Bomber Squadron, 3rd Bomber Group, Light
RankSergeant U.S. Army Air Forces
Entered Service From Missouri
Date of DeathMarch 12 1944
Walls of the Missing
Air Medal
Purple Heart
Air Medal, Purple Heart

Sgt. Newcomb's remains were recovered and identified after the war. He is buried in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. 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.