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Joint Base Pearl Harbor Hickam, Hi March 30, 2023
DOD recognizes Operation Homecoming 50th anniversary, remembers those still unaccounted for
JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR HICKAM, Hawaii —
A ceremony was held at the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii, on Mar. 28, 2023, recognizing the 50th anniversary of Operation Homecoming.
ORLANDO, FLA. March 1, 2023
DPAA provides answers to family members in Orlando
Orlando, Fla. —
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) hosted its second Family Member Update (FMU) of the fiscal year 2023, providing families with answers on their missing family members in Orlando, Florida, Feb. 25.
ORLANDO, Fla. Feb. 24, 2023
DPAA Scientists attend conference to share knowledge
ORLANDO, Fla. —
Members of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Scientific Analysis Directorate descended on the 75th Anniversary
Conference of the American Academy of Forensic Science in Orlando Feb. 13-18, to share knowledge and learn more on the latest practices to aide in the Agency’s mission of providing the fullest possible accounting for missing American’s from past conflicts.
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA Feb. 22, 2023
South Korea transfers remains to U.S. for Identification
SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA —
The Ministry of National Defense Agency for Killed in Action Recovery Identification (MAKRI) conducted a repatriation ceremony to transfer remains to the United Nations Command for analysis in the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) laboratory, February 22, 2023 in South Korea.
Dec. 27, 2022
‘It’s Just Unbelievable’ Says Family of WWII Airman Identified Nearly 80 Years After His Death
Growing up, Michael Joseph Uchrin didn’t know much about the uncles he was named after — Sgt. Michael Uhrin and Cpl. Joseph Uhrin.He knew Joseph was killed in January 1943 while on maneuvers with the