Monthly Archives: May 2014

Pfc. Cecil E. Harris Accounted For

Pfc. Cecil E. Harris, U.S. Army, 179th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division, was lost on Jan. 2, 1945, in France. He was accounted for May 29, 2014. He will be buried with full military honors. The date and location of

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SENATE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES COMPLETES MARKUP OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2015

http://www.armed-services.senate.gov/imo/media/doc/SASC%20NDAA%20markup%20release%2005-23-14.pdf SENATE COMMITTEE ON ARMED SERVICES COMPLETES MARKUP OF THE NATIONAL DEFENSE AUTHORIZATION ACT FOR FISCAL YEAR 2015 Military Personnel Policy Establishes a new defense agency with overall responsibility for the POW/MIA accounting community. SASC NDAA markup release 05-23-14 http://www.armed-services.senate.gov/press-releases/senate-committee-on-armed-services-completes-markup-of-the-national-defense-authorization-act-for-fiscal-year-2015

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POW/MIA Awareness Conference

http://press.org/events/powmia-awareness-conference POW/MIA Awareness Conference May 23, 2014 1:00 PM Location: Holeman Lounge Prisoner of War (POW)/ Missing in Action (MIA) Awareness Conference This Memorial Day Weekend, Americans will gather to honor our veterans and those who defend our nation. Following

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WWII Marines Make Emotional Trip

In case you haven’t seen, this is the news item that was on television last night: http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/six-ww2-marines-make-emotional-trip-back-kapiti-coast-video-5949155 Six American WWII veterans who fought in Tarawa after staging in Paekakariki in 1943, are visiting Wellington and Paekakariki this week (May 5-7,

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Vigil will honor POW/MIAs in Derby

Vigil will honor POW/MIAs in Derby thevalleygazette.com|By Don Eng|Posted May 5, 2014: “Catholic War Veterans Auxiliary Post 1562, located at 112 Derby Ave. in Derby is hosting a POW/MIA vigil to honor 24 POW/MIA’s still unaccounted for from the state,

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WWII Families for the Return of the Missing and LogoTags Team Up to Sell Dog Tags as Fundraiser for Missing World War II Service Members

WWII Families for the Return of the Missing and LogoTags Team Up to Sell Dog Tags as Fundraiser for Missing World War II Service Members PRWeb|posted May 5, 2014: “Topsham, ME and Mount Vernon, NY (PRWEB) May 05, 2014 The

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Gloucester County Searches For Relatives Of WWII Servicemen Who Were Killed Or Died In Action

Gloucester County Searches For Relatives Of WWII Servicemen Who Were Killed Or Died In Action Philadelphia.cbslocal.com|posted May 5, 2014 “PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Gloucester County Freeholders is set to hold their annual Wall of Heroes ceremony to honor Gloucester County men and

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