Seven Southland members of the armed forces yesterday were announced as missing in action and one was reported dead.
Four soldiers were reported missing in the European area and one in the North African area.
The Navy Department announced one dead and two missing in unspecified theaters. The dead man was:
Marine Berent L. Larson [July 20, 1943]; mother, Mrs. Minnie L. Larson, 4914 Santa Ana St., Bell.