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Vietnam MIA Colonel Edgar Felton Davis Funeral Notice

North Carolina State University ROTC Photo Edgar Felton Davis

ROTC Photo from North Carolina State University (NCSU.EDU) http://www.dpaa.mil/News-Stories/News-Releases/PressReleaseArticleView/Article/1476960/funeral-announcement-for-airman-killed-during-vietnam-war-davis-e/ The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, recently accounted for from the Vietnam War, are being returned to his family for burial with

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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

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Big Revamp of Pentagon’s Troubled Mission to Find Missing Soldiers Looks a Lot Like Old Revamp

Big Revamp of Pentagon’s Troubled Mission to Find Missing Soldiers Looks a Lot Like Old Revamp Without change of leadership throughout, meaningful change could be elusive, critics say. by Megan McCloskey | ProPublica | April 16, 2014, 1:31 p.m. “With

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Family of Western KY Soldier killed in WWII presented with Belongings

http://www.therepublic.com/view/story/9c80a4d0a9f24d6eb866cceabb9ecdda/KY–WWII-Soldiers-Belongings Family of western Ky. soldier killed in WWII presented with belongings found with remains By LAUREL BLACK The Paducah Sun February 26, 2014 “REIDLAND, Kentucky — Most people wouldn’t choke up at the sight of a deteriorated poncho, a

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Forensic anthropologist says he can identify unknown dead on USS Oklahoma

Forensic anthropologist says he can identify unknown dead on USS Oklahoma BY KYLE HINCHEY khinchey@opubco.com | Published: August 3, 2013 “A forensic anthropologist is confident his research lab can identify hundreds of USS Oklahoma servicemen buried as unknowns in Hawaii.

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