Walter Knudsen

World War II
Service #17029283
RankStaff Sergeant, U.S. Army Air Forces
UnitHeadquarters Squadron, 8th Air Service Group
Entered Service From
Iowa
Date of DeathOctober 9, 1944
StatusRecovered
Memorialized Walls of the Missing
Manila American Cemetery
Taguig City, Philippines
Notes

SSGT Knudsen's remains have been recovered and identified. His name is permanently inscribed on the Tablets of the Missing at the Manila American Cemetery and Memorial.

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.