POW/MIA

Soldier Captured During The Korean War Accounted For (Harris) - August 18, 2017
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, missing from the Korean War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors.  More...

Marine Killed In World War II Accounted For (Murray) - August 11, 2017
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, unaccounted for since World War II, have been identified and are being returned to his family for burial with full military honors.  More...

Soldier Captured During Korean War Accounted For (Hackenberg) - August 07, 2017
Army Pfc. Walter C. Hackenberg, killed during the Korean War, has now been accounted for.  More...

Sailor Killed During World War II Accounted For (Backman) - August 07, 2017
Navy Radioman 2nd Class Walter H. Backman, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma during World War II, has now been accounted for.  More...

Sailor Killed During World War II Accounted For (Gifford) - August 07, 2017
Navy Radioman 2nd Class Quentin J Gifford, killed during the attack on the USS Oklahoma during World War II, has now been accounted for.  More...

Soldier Captured During Korean War Accounted For (Bensinger) - August 07, 2017
Army Sgt. 1st Class Alfred G. Bensinger, killed during the Korean War, has now been accounted for.  More...

Soldier Killed During World War II Accounted For (Lobdell) - August 01, 2017
On Dec. 8, 1941, Lobdell was a member of Company A, 192nd Tank Battalion, in the Far East, when Japanese forces invaded the Philippine Islands. Intense fighting continued until May 6. 1942, when American forces on Corregidor Island surrendered.  More...

Marine Missing From World War II Accounted For - March 30, 2016
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, unaccounted for since World War II, have been identified and are being returned to his family for burial with full military honors.  More...

Soldier Missing From Korean War Accounted For - May 4, 2016
The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a serviceman missing from the Korean War have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors.  More...

​Soldier Missing From Korean War Accounted For - March 7, 2016
The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing from the Korean War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors.  More...

​Marine Missing From World War II Accounted For - Dec. 4, 2015
The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, unaccounted for since World War II, have been identified and are being returned to his family for burial with full military honors.  More...

Soldier Missing From Korean War Accounted For - Oct. 23, 2015
The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing from the Korean War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors.  More...

Senior Pentagon Leaders Honor POW/MIA Sacrifices During National Recognition Day - Sept. 18, 2015
WASHINGTON September 18, 2015 - Tears streamed down the face of former Army Technician Grade 5 Robert "Bob" T. Davis, a World War II prisoner of war, as the honor guard marched across the Pentagon's River Parade Field, to post the colors before the defense secretary and chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff addressed the solemn crowd.  More...

Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency Searches for the Missing - Sept. 18, 2015
SEMBACH, Germany September 18, 2015 - September 1 marked the 76th anniversary of the German invasion of Poland, which led Britain and France to declare war against Germany, setting off World War II.  More...

Soldier Missing From Vietnam War Accounted For - Aug. 21, 2015
The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing from the Vietnam War, have been identified and will be buried with full military honors.  More...