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Feb. 26, 2020

Still Waiting for Danny to Come Home

Army Pfc. Daniel Gerrity was a member of Headquarters Battery, 2nd Infantry Division, fighting against the Chinese People's Volunteer Forces near Kunu-ri, North Korea, when he was reported as missing

Feb. 5, 2020

DPAA Fiscal Year 2019 Identification Made in Error

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) has determined that an identification made in Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 of the remains of a soldier missing from the Korean War was made in error.DPAA

Jan. 22, 2020

DoD to Inform Families of POW/MIA in Las Vegas

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that personnel from their agency, the Armed Forces Medical Examiner System, and Service Casualty Offices will be in Las Vegas Jan. 25,

Dec. 6, 2019

Update on Pearl Harbor Identifications

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced Dec. 6 it has identified 250 unaccounted-for service members from the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor.The identifications have come from

Oct. 4, 2019

Partnerships Critical to Mission Success

In Fiscal Year (FY) 2019, bolstered by the strengthening and expansion of partnerships, the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) accounted for 217 formerly missing persons from past conflicts, the

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