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New England Family Members Remain Hopeful December 14, 2015 — PORTLAND, Maine—It has been more than seven decades since World War II veteran Gene Costill saw his brother. Costill’s brother, Harold, was killed in the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 7, 1941. Harold’s MORE

DPAA Conducts Recovery Operations in India November 18, 2015 — Thirteen members from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, along with a team from Rimo Expeditions, conducted search and recovery efforts on the Himalayan Mountains in the Arunachal Pradesh region, MORE

DPAA Director Visits Southeast Asia November 16, 2015 — Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Director Michael Linnington completed his first oversight visit to Southeast Asia last week to assess the U.S. Government’s efforts to achieve the fullest possible MORE

USS Oklahoma Disinterments Complete November 10, 2015 — The last of the unknowns from the USS Oklahoma are disinterred and ready for identification. MORE

U.S. and Malaysia Partnership Brings Fallen Hero Home November 5, 2015 — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency has one end goal; to find our fallen service members, bring them home and provide answers to their families. On Nov. 5, at Subang Air Base, Malaysia, a MORE

A Rewarding Partnership October 29, 2015 — In Italy, a group of volunteers driven by pride for their homeland and the history that rests there travel the country in search of warplane crashes and other potential missing in action (MIA) MORE

Presidential Proclamation -- National POW/MIA Recognition Day, 2015 September 18, 2015 — America has long stood tall as a beacon of freedom thanks to the women and men of our Armed Forces who safeguard our country and our ideals with courage, honor, and selflessness. While our heroes and their families continue to give of themselves for us all, we must recognize the unthinkable pain that remains with the loved ones of those who have not returned home. MORE

Korean and Cold Wars Families Seek Answers August 21, 2015 — Government officials from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) met with more than 300 family members of servicemen who went missing during past conflicts at the Korean/Cold War annual MORE

Vietnam War Families Seek Answers June 26, 2015 — From June 24-27, more than 200 family members of U.S. servicemen and civilians missing from the Vietnam War traveled to Washington D.C. from around the country for the 46th Annual Meeting of the MORE

Director Michael Linnington Meets with Agency Team June 24, 2015 — Today Michael Linnington, the newly appointed director for the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, met with the D.C. based staff to discuss his philosophy and his vision for the way forward for the MORE

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