Tag Archives: missing in action

POW/MIA Recognition

To honor the sacrifice of service members who were prisoners of war or are still missing in action, observances of National POW/MIA Recognition Day, traditionally observed on the third Friday in September, are held across the country on military installations, ships at sea, state capitols, schools and veterans’ facilities.   ———- Disclaimer: The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement …

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Rolling Thunder

Rolling Thunder is a non-profit organization uniting people for the cause of bringing full accountability of Prisoners of War and Missing in Action personnel. This year’s 25th Anniversary Ride over Memorial Day weekend featured five hand-crafted bikes as a tribute to each of the five services. From DMA Air Force

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Episode #103: Weekly News Roundup for Sept. 16

In the “This Week in the DoD” podcast for September 16: Today is National POW/MIA Day, so take a minute to reflect on the sacrifices made by so many, especially those who went to war and never returned. U.S. Marine Sgt. Dakota Meyer was awarded the Medal of Honor yesterday in a ceremony at the White House. Today, he was …

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