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The Final Report
The men retained their Missing In Action status for over a year. As word leaked through that some men had survived, their mothers hoped for good news. But most received news like Mrs. Smith and Mrs. Van Dien.
Image of Crashed Plane
Image: Lady Be Good was a B24-D bomber plane, similar to the one in this story, that crashed over Naples, Italy in April 1943.
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