Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Daniels, B.)

Release No: 20-103 Sept. 22, 2020 PRINT | E-MAIL
WASHINGTON — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Pfc. Bobbie Ray Daniels, 17, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 21, 2020.

In August 1950, Daniels was a member of Company F, 2nd Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division. He was reported missing in action on Aug. 16 during battle near Waegwan, South Korea. His remains could not be immediately recovered. He was officially declared dead on May 1, 1953.

For additional information on the Defense Department’s mission to account for Americans who went missing while serving our country, visit the DPAA website at, find us on social media at or call (703) 699-1420/1193.

Daniels’ personnel profile can be viewed at