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May 11, 2022

A Bulldog Returns Home

After nearly 80 years, 1st Lt. Newell F. Mills’ whereabouts were no longer a mystery. Finally, this Wingman, son, brother and friend is able to rest in peace.

OMAHA, Neb May 10, 2022

Offutt lab IDs MIA Medal of Honor recipient from 1943 raid on 'Hitler's Gas Station'

Forensic anthropologists at Offutt Air Force Base have identified the remains of a missing World War II pilot who earned the Medal of Honor for his role in a spectacular 1943 raid on German oil

WASHINGTON, D.C. April 4, 2022

DPAA Remembers Vietnam Veterans, their families

On March 29, National Vietnam War Veterans Day, in sub-freezing temperatures, Defense Department leaders paused at the iconic Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. along with Gold Star family


Commentary- Global mission brings neighborhood bond close to home

On Feb. 22, 2020, I stood together with the rest of the recovery team inside the 20 meter by 16 meter excavation area southwest of Monywa, Myanmar (formerly Burma).Deployed to the site for nearly 45

Feb. 24, 2022

Polish Airman solves WWII mysteries

During WWII, Poland lost the highest percentage of overall population and Jewish citizens compared to any other country in the world – 6 million people, including 90% of Polish Jews, were senselessly

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