Nov. 16, 2015

DPAA Director Visits Southeast Asia

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

Nov. 10, 2015

USS Oklahoma Disinterments Complete

The last of the unknowns from the USS Oklahoma are disinterred and ready for identification.

Nov. 5, 2015

U.S. and Malaysia Partnership Brings Fallen Hero Home

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

Oct. 29, 2015

A Rewarding Partnership

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)

Sept. 18, 2015

Presidential Proclamation -- National POW/MIA Recognition Day, 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.

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