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Feb. 4, 2021

300th USS Oklahoma Service Member Identified

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced the 300th identification of a previously unaccounted-for service member from the USS Oklahoma was made at the DPAA Laboratory at Offutt Air Force

Jan. 16, 2021

Trying to Bring Home Soldiers of the 92nd Infantry Division

The 92nd Infantry Division, “Buffalo Soldiers,” began to deploy to Italy in July 1944. They had spent more than a year training together at Fort Huachuca, Arizona, and were deemed ready to enter World

Dec. 7, 2020

Pearl Harbor Day and the USS Oklahoma Project

Dec. 7 is National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, the anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941 and a time when the U.S. remembers and honors the 2,403 citizens who were killed in the

Nov. 9, 2020

DPAA Conducts First-Ever Virtual FMU

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) conducted their first-ever virtual Family Member Update (FMU) for Little Rock, Arkansas, Nov. 7. FMUs play a vital role in keeping an open flow of

July 24, 2020

2020 POW/MIA Recognition Day Poster Unveiled

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) unveiled the 2020 POW/MIA Recognition Day poster during a ceremony at their Washington, D.C., headquarters July 24."The poster embodies the spirit of the

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