April 30, 2018

Soldier Missing From The Korean War Accounted For (Ketchum, R.)

Army Sgt. 1st Class Rufus L. Ketchum, missing from the Korean War, was accounted for on April 23, 2018.In late November 1950, Ketchum was a member of Medical Detachment, 57th Field Artillery

April 27, 2018

Not Forgotten: Final Salute For USAF Pilot Killed During Vietnam War

As a misty rain fell through a thin layer of fog on the morning of April 25, 2018, a group of about 100 family members and friends huddled in Arlington National Cemetery beside the coffin of Air Force

April 25, 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Killed During World War II Accounted For (Pepe, S.)

Navy Water Tender 1st Class Stephen Pepe, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, has now been accounted for.On Dec. 7, 1941, Pepe was assigned to the USS Oklahoma, which was

April 23, 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Killed During World War II Accounted For (Wade, D.)

Navy Aviation Machinist's Mate 2nd Class Durell Wade, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, has now been accounted for.On Dec. 7, 1941, Wade was assigned to the USS Oklahoma,

April 19, 2018

U.S. Army Spc. Brings Great-Grandfather Home

He finally returned home from a deployment and wasn’t anticipating being sent anywhere else since he had just gotten back. He called his family, told them to pack because they were moving to settle

April 19, 2018

DPAA 2nd Quarter 2018 Update

Summary: Keeping the families of our missing as well as veterans informed is a primary objective of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency's (DPAA) mission. This update is intended to provide an

April 18, 2018

Airman Killed During World War II Accounted For (Politte, V.)

Army Air Forces Staff Sgt. Vincent L. Politte, killed during World War II, has now been accounted for. In the summer of 1943, Politte served as a gunner with the 345th Bombardment Squadron (Heavy),

April 18, 2018

Soldier Missing From World War II Accounted For (Walker, J.)

Army Pfc. John H. Walker, missing from World War II, has now been accounted for. On Nov. 24, 1944, Walker was a member of Company E, 2nd Battalion, 18th Infantry Regiment, 1st Infantry Division, when

April 18, 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Killed During World War II Accounted For (Kelley, J.)

Navy Seaman 2nd Class Joe M. Kelley, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, has now been accounted for.On Dec. 7, 1941, Kelley was assigned to the USS Oklahoma, which was

April 18, 2018

Marine Killed During World War II Accounted For (Drumheiser, C.)

Marine Corps Pfc. Clarence E. Drumheiser, killed during World War II, has now been accounted for.In November 1943, Drumheiser was assigned to Company D, 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine

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