Blog Archives

Nonprofit turns over remains from Tarawa battlefield to U.S. Department of Defense

Tarawa Repatriation July 2017

http://historyflight.com/nw/docs/PressRelease_Jul_26_2017.htm July 26, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE History Flight, Inc. | 5409 Overseas Highway #101 | Marathon, FL 33050 Contact: Cathy Kornfield / Cell 717-615-6185 / cathy@cathyco.com History Flight makes second-largest recovery of missing WWII remains. Nonprofit turns over remains

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in POW MIA News

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

Posted in POW MIA News

National POW/MIA Recognition Day at Pentagon

The Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel delivered a speech on the Pentagon Parade grounds to honor POW/MIAs from Past Conflicts. He was joined by Navy Adm. James A. Winnefeld Jr., the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and

Posted in POW MIA News

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

Posted in POW MIA News

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

Posted in POW MIA News

Seven WWII Veterans Gather In Rising Sun

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

Posted in POW MIA News

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

Posted in POW MIA News

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

Posted in POW MIA News

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

Posted in POW MIA News

Why POW/MIA numbers dropped

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

Posted in POW MIA News