Tag Archives: MIA

Story as told by Elizabeth M. Collins, Soldiers Magazine    They called themselves the Battling Belles of Bataan, but to the GIs fighting a desperate and doomed battle for the Philippines in 1941 and 1942, and later to their fellow …
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In “This Week in the DoD” for March 2: The armed forces medical examiner at the Dover Port Mortuary in Dover, Delaware, positively identified the remains of a soldier who was considered “missing – captured” since 2006.  Staff Sergeant Ahmed …
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By 1st Lt. Kimberly Snow, Ohio National Guard From www.airman.dodlive.mil  The colonel in the olive drab flight suit picks up a remote control lying on his desk, aims it at the television mounted to his office wall and pushes play. The …
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There are over 83,000 service members still missing in action, and that number transcends beyond some of the biggest wars of the last hundred years. Today we recognize and remember those still missing, lest we never forget the sacrifices they …
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The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced today that the remains of three servicemen, missing in action from World War II, have been identified and are being returned to their families for burial with full military honors. Army …
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