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Families Frustrated by Changes to POW MIA System

Families Frustrated by Changes to Pow MIA System ByMegan ToweyCBS NewsOctober 15, 2014, 12:25 PM   WASHINGTON — CBS News has obtained information about the restructuring of the government POW/MIA Accounting Community, including a timeline of changes that are scheduled

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Fight over US veterans’ remains in Philippine graves continues

Fight over US veterans’ remains in Philippine graves continues By Matthew M. Burke | Stars and Stripes | Published: June 29, 2014 http://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/fight-over-us-veterans-remains-in-philippine-graves-continues-1.291218 “CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — The Defense Department’s accounting agencies have agreed to disinter and conduct DNA testing

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La Verne man makes cycle trip to Vietnam Wall a tribute to WWII

http://www.sgvtribune.com/lifestyle/20140629/la-verne-man-makes-cycle-trip-to-vietnam-wall-a-tribute-to-wwii

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Seven WWII Veterans Gather In Rising Sun

http://eaglecountryonline.com/local-article/108975/

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Saginaw veteran hopes DNA holds key to World War 2 mystery

Saginaw veteran hopes DNA holds key to World War 2 mystery http://www.mlive.com/news/saginaw/index.ssf/2014/06/world_war_ii_mystery_may_be_so.html

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Remains of WWII soldier mistaken as German head to final resting place

http://www.jsonline.com/news/wisconsin/remains-of-misidentified-us-soldier-on-way-to-madison-for-burial-b99288664z1-262757791.html

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http://articles.courant.com/2014-06-11/news/hcrs-20539–20140607_1_black-flag-pow-mia-flag-families

http://articles.courant.com/2014-06-11/news/hcrs-20539–20140607_1_black-flag-pow-mia-flag-families

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Why POW/MIA numbers dropped

http://archive.marshfieldnewsherald.com/usatoday/article/10301691

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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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