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Another Is Home

| December 15, 2019 | 5 Comments
Another Is Home

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US airman. From World War II 2nd Lt. Lowell S. Twedt, US Army, assigned to the 71st Fighter Squadron, 1st Fighter Group, US Army Air Forces, was lost at Bolzano, Italy, on 20 October 1944. His accounting was announced on 13 December 2019. From Korea None […]

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Another Two Return

| December 8, 2019 | 4 Comments
Another Two Return

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US personnel. From World War II F1c Leo T. Keninger, US Navy, assigned to the crew of the USS Oklahoma, was lost at Pearl Harbor, HI, on 7 December 1941. His accounting was announced on 5 December 2019. S1c Orval A. Tranbarger, US Navy, assigned to […]

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Another Returns

| December 1, 2019 | 4 Comments
Another Returns

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US airman soldier. From World War II None From Korea MSG Harold F. Drews, US Army, assigned to K Company, 3rd Battalion, 31st Regimental Combat Team, 7th Infantry Division, was lost in North Korea on 3 December 1950. His accounting was announced on 27 November 2019. […]

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Another Seven Are Home

| November 24, 2019 | 6 Comments
Another Seven Are Home

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US personnel. From World War II F1c Hadley I. Heavin, US Navy, assigned to the crew of the USS West Virginia, was lost at Pearl Harbor, HI, on 7 December 1941. His accounting was announced on 20 November 2019. F1c Andrew J. Schmitz, US Navy, assigned […]

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Another Two Return

| November 17, 2019 | 4 Comments
Another Two Return

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US personnel. From World War II TSgt. Max W. Lower, US Army, assigned to 345th Bombardment Squadron, 98th Bombardment Group (Heavy), 9th Air Force, was lost in Romania on 1 August 1943. His accounting was announced on 14 November 2019. From Korea CPL Jackey D. Blosser, […]

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Another Five Return

| November 10, 2019 | 5 Comments
Another Five Return

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US personnel. From World War II FM3c Herbert B. Jacobson, US Navy, assigned to the crew of the USS Oklahoma, was lost at Pearl Harbor, HI, on 7 December 1941. He was accounted for on 6 November 2019. Cpl Thomas H. Cooper, USMC, assigned to Company […]

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Another Ten Return

| November 2, 2019 | 18 Comments
Another Ten Return

DPAA has identified and accounted for the following formerly-missing US personnel. From World War II ENS Frances C. Flaherty, US Naval Reserve, assigned to the crew of the USS Oklahoma, was lost at Pearl Harbor, HI, on 7 December 1941. His accounting was announced on 1 November 2019. MM1c Paul H. Gebser, US Naval Reserve, […]

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Remains of B-17 bomber gunner identified

| October 27, 2019 | 6 Comments
Remains of B-17 bomber gunner identified

B-17 Flying Fortresses from the 398th Bombardment Group fly a bombing run to Neumunster, Germany, on April 13, 1945, less than one month before the German surrender on May 8. (Air Force) https://www.airforcetimes.com/veterans/military-history/2019/10/26/remains-of-army-air-forces-b-17-gunner-identified/ The remains of a B-17 Flying Fortress top turret gunner, shot down over Germany in World War II, have been recovered. Army Air Forces […]

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