The following information pertains to a serviceman who remains classified as Missing In Action.
John Q. Adam
Rank: Senior Master Sergeant
Service Number: 514504793
Date Missing: 05/22/1968
Unit: 41st Tactical Airlift Squadron
Branch of Service: U.S. Air Force
Listed On Wall/Tablet: Honolulu Memorial
Rosette In Place: No
Recoverability Status: Remains Recovered
Next Steps: Senior Master Sergeant Adam was a member of the 41st Tactical Airlift Squadron, Ubon Royal Thai Air Force Base. On May 22, 1968, he was a crew member of a Lockheed Hercules Transport Aircraft (C-130A) on a mission near Muong Nong, Savannakhet Province, Laos. Radio contact was lost. His remains were recovered on May 29, 2002 and identified on March 13, 2009. His name is permanently inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. **
Date Recovered: 5/29/2002
Date Identified: 3/13/2009
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