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ARLINGTON, VA Dec. 1, 2022

Agency accounts for last WWII POWs from Lithuania

As 2022 comes to a close, three families are ending the year knowing that after decades of waiting a loved one has been brought home and laid to rest. A promise fulfilled.The three Airmen were German

NORFOLK, VA Nov. 29, 2022

DPAA hosts first FY 2023 FMU in Norfolk, VA

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) hosted the first Family Member Update (FMU) of the fiscal year 2023, providing more than 150 family members with updates in Norfolk, Virginia, Nov. 19.

Nov. 22, 2022

Searchers find five World War II-era US bombers in waters off Croatia

Searchers have located the wrecks of five B-24 bombers that crashed into the Adriatic Sea during World War II, three of which are associated with 23 still-missing crew members.The search mission –

Nov. 22, 2022

Mighty Ninety defender uses language skills to support crucial mission

A LEAP Airman who was recently attached to the 90th Missile Wing recently participated in a DPAA mission to Germany to assist in recovering lost Airmen from World War II.

Nov. 11, 2022

Veterans and scientists fulfill ‘no man left behind,’ returning long-lost American remains from lonely Pacific WWII battlefield

On a remote Pacific sandbar, replete with the ravages of war, a small group of veterans, volunteers and archeologists are doing their best to keep the enduring promise of “no man left

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