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Dec. 7, 2020

Pearl Harbor Day and the USS Oklahoma Project

Dec. 7 is National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 and a time when the U.S. remembers and honors the 2,403 citizens who were killed in the

Nov. 9, 2020

DPAA Conducts First-Ever Virtual FMU

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) conducted their first-ever virtual Family Member Update (FMU) for Little Rock, Arkansas, Nov. 7. FMUs play a vital role in keeping an open flow of

July 24, 2020

2020 POW/MIA Recognition Day Poster Unveiled

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) unveiled the 2020 POW/MIA Recognition Day poster during a ceremony at their Washington, D.C., headquarters July 24."The poster embodies the spirit of the

May 22, 2020

Memorial Day 2020

Memorial Day, observed the last Monday in May, is a day to remember the men and women who have sacrificed their lives in service of our great Nation. For more than 156 years, since the Civil War,

April 17, 2020

DPAA mourns loss of Senior Enlisted Leader

Sergeant Major Joaquin "Jei-J" Andujar, the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) Senior Enlisted Leader, was found deceased April 13.The cause of death is under investigation."We are shocked and

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