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POW/MIA Update: April 9, 2012

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are 1,672 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. Most recently listed as accounted-for on the DPMO website was Master Sergeant Arden Hassenger, USAF, OR, MIA in Laos on 12/24/65. His remains were recovered on 2/18/10, and identified 3/5/12. The number of […]

POW/MIA Update: March 22, 2012

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,673 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. Most recently listed as accounted-for on the DPMO website was Lt Col Robert M. Brown, USAF, PA, MIA in North Vietnam on 11/7/72. His remains were recovered on 6/7/95 and identified on […]

POW/MIA Update: March 18, 2012

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are 1,677 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. Only four US personnel have been listed on the DPMO website as accounted-for from the Vietnam War since the November 4, 2011, League newsletter: CAPT Charles R. Barnes, USA, PA, MIA 3/16/69, SVN, […]

POW/MIA Update: March 11, 2012

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are still 1,677 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. Most recently listed as accounted-for on the DPMO website was Lt Col Charles M. Walling, USAF, AZ, MIA in South Vietnam on 8/8/66. His remains were recovered on 4/13/10 and identified on […]

POW/MIA Update: December 20, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now still 1,678 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. On November 15th, DPMO added one name to the list of accounted-for US personnel: First Lieutenant Robert E. Bennett, III, USAF, from New Jersey. 1LT Bennett was listed as KIA/BNR in […]

POW/MIA Update: November 4, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,681 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. Just prior to and since the League’s 42nd Annual Meeting, the following US personnel were named as having been recovered and accounted-for, as follows: PFC Wayne Bibbs, USA, IL, KIA/BNR 6/11/72, SVN, […]

POW/MIA Update: October 12, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,682 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. Today, DPMO announced the name of Sgt. 1st Class Marvin F. Phillips, USAF, listed as KIA/BNR in SVN on 9/26/66. His remains were recovered on 6/24/10 and identified on 7/29/11. On August […]

JPAC Team Members to Appear in Hawaii Five-0 Episode

JOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM, Hawaii (Oct. 6, 2011) – The U.S. Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command recently hosted a crew from the T.V. series “Hawaii Five-0” to film at the Central Identification Laboratory; the episode is scheduled to air Oct. 10, 2011. This opportunity allows JPAC to connect with a wider audience and bring the POW/MIA […]

POW/MIA Recognition Day 2011

National POW/MIA Recognition Day, always honored on the 3rd Friday of every September will be our way to show our Nation’s resolve never to forget the service and great sacrifice of the warriors who have carried out liberty’s urgent and noble mission, even at the cost of their own freedom. On this day, we express […]