|Unit||741st Bomber Squadron, 455th Bomber Group, Heavy|
|Rank||Second Lieutenant U.S. Army Air Forces|
|Entered Service From||Tennessee|
|Date of Death||July 22 1944|
Tablets of the Missing
2nd Lt. Wilson was initially listed as missing in action. Following the war, his remains were recovered. He is buried as part of a group burial in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo. His name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at Florence American Cemetery.