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Fullest possible accounting of 1700+ Vietnam War missing.

POW/MIA Update: April 22, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,693 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. DPMO just posted the news that the remains of U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Glenn D. McElroy and Captain John M. Nash,both previously missing from Laos, have been identified and will be returned to […]

POW/MIA Update: April 11, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,695 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. The names of those accounted for since the last League Newsletter include: Captain Darrell J. Spinler, USAF, KIA/BNR, 6/21/67, LA, RR 11/17/10, ID 1/5/11 Sergeant First Class Donald M. Shue, USA, MIA, 11/3/69, […]

POW/MIA Update: March 30, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,695 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. DPMO just posted the news that the remains of Capt. Darrell J. Spinler, USAF, listed as KIA/BNR June 21, 1967 in Laos, were jointly recovered November 17, 2010 and identified January 5, 2011. […]

POW/MIA Update: March 10, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,698 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. DPMO just posted the news that the remains of LCDR William P. Egan, USN have been identified. Previously listed as missing in Laos, his remains were recovered December 22, 2009 and identified February […]

POW/MIA Update: January 24, 2011

AMERICANS IDENTIFIED: There are now 1,702 Americans listed by the Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) as missing and unaccounted-for from the Vietnam War. DPMO recently posted the news that the remains of Warrant Officer 3rd Class George A. Howes, USAR, and two US Air Force officers Colonel James E. Dennany and Major Robert L. Tucci, […]

POW/MIA Update: December 10, 2010

FUTURE OF US-RUSSIA JOINT COMMISSION (USRJC) ON POW/MIA AFFAIRS IN DOUBT: After sending letters to the President and senior Obama Administration officials, the League, VFW, DAV, JWV and American Legion are awaiting word on the future of the USRJC. If adopted, proposals under consideration at higher levels will dramatically alter the Commission’s structure and undercut […]

League Update: December 10, 2010

FUTURE OF US-RUSSIA JOINT COMMISSION (USRJC) ON POW/MIA AFFAIRS IN DOUBT: After sending letters to the President and senior Obama Administration officials, the League, VFW, DAV, JWV and American Legion are awaiting word on the future of the USRJC. If adopted, proposals under consideration at higher levels will dramatically alter the Commission’s structure and undercut […]