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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

April 11, 2018

USS Oklahoma Sailor Killed During World War II Accounted For (Farfan, I.)

Navy Steward Mate 1st Class Ignacio C. Farfan, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, has now been accounted for.On Dec. 7, 1941, Farfan was assigned to the USS Oklahoma, which

April 10, 2018

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

Navy Chief Machinist's Mate Dean S. Sanders, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma in World War II, has now been accounted for.On Dec. 7, 1941, Sanders was assigned to the USS Oklahoma, which

April 6, 2018

Soldier Missing From Vietnam War Accounted For (Kipina, M.)

Army Staff Sgt. Marshall F. Kipina, missing from the Vietnam War, has now been accounted for.On July 13, 1966 Kipina was assigned to the 131st Aviation Company, serving as an observer aboard an OV-1C

April 6, 2018

Air Force Pilot Missing From Vietnam War Accounted For (Stewart, P.)

Air Force Col. Peter J. Stewart, missing from the Vietnam War, has now been accounted for.On March 15, 1966, Stewart, a member of Headquarters, 8th Tactical Fighter Wing, was the pilot of a two-seater

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