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News & Stories

DPAA interviews Operation Market Garden service members

By Dr. Nicole Eilers, DPAA WWII Historian | February 10, 2015

This past year, a group of four Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) historians (Dr. Ian Spurgeon, Ms. Christine Cohn, Dr. Ed Burton and Dr. Jeff Johnson) MORE

Memories of Lance Cpl. kept alive since 1967

By DPAA Public Affairs | December 31, 2014

As the propellers of the CH-46A Sea Knight helicopter cut across the sky, the peace of that June 30, 1967, night belied the danger inherent in the mission to MORE

Soldier returns home after 47 years

By DPAA Public Affairs | November 19, 2014

He didn’t want to make a sound, but as U.S. Army Staff Sgt. James Van Bendegom’s heavy boots made way through the patrol route on the border between South MORE



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