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SERV_NO: AO-758753
LNAME: AYER
FNAME: ELLIOTT
MNAME: DEAN
SFX:  
RANK_Posthumous: CPT
LOSS_DATE: 7/25/1952
Status per Govt: MIA
Should be Status:  
CIRCUMST OF LOSS: Hit by AAA, crash not observed
EVIDENCE_ALIVE: ?11/51 (before loss date) Edw Franklin saw an O3 AF "Ayres" at camp E
EVIDENCE_DEAD:  
COMMENT1: ?Franklin supposedly saw an "Ayres" in captivity before Ayer went missing, possible date error
COMMENT2:  
HOME_CITY: TALLAHASSEE
STATE: FL
BIRTH_DATE: 4/30/1921
NICKNAME:  
RACE: Cau
HEIGHT:  
WEIGHT:  
HAIR:  
EYES:  
ID_MARKS:  
CASE: A563
KWALD_COMMENT: No egress noted
CREW_STATUS: Capt Elliott D. Ayer, USAF, MIA/BNR, no egress noted
SERVICE: USAF
DIV_or_GRP: 18 FTR BMB GRP
RGT_or_WNG:  
BN_or_SQ: 67 FTR BMB SQ
CO_or_BTRY:  
VEHICLE: F-51D
VEH_ID: 44-74655
DEATH_DATE:  
REMAINS:  
DOCUMENTS:  
MIA_CAP:  
LIST_944:  
LIST_450:  
LIST_308:  
LIST_125:  
LIST_71:  
Nielsen_Henderson:  
Johnnie_Johnson:  
Air-Intel:  
AFM_200-25:  
National Guardian:  
Moo_Hak_School:  
Sunchon_Tunnel_M:  
CAUSE_of_Death:  
List_389:  
Peiking_Radio:  
LastKnownAlive_DT:  
WITH: 67 FTR BMB SQ
INCident_AREA: 1 mi N of Nam Sarryong-ni
CAMP:  
KT_interrogations:  
RAND:  
UTM_Coord: CU6415CU6418
KWALD: 1466
GRAVE:  
Birth_YR: 1921
Op_Glory:  
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