23 Sep 2019

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Hussey, W.)

Army Cpl. Wilfred K. Hussey, Jr., killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Hussey was a member of Company K, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action Dec. 12, 1950, when he could not be accounted for by his unit following...

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17 Sep 2019

Coast Guardsman Accounted For From World War II (Crotty, T.)

U.S. Coast Guard Lt. j.g. Thomas J.E. Crotty, killed during World War II, was accounted for Sept. 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In 1942, Crotty served aboard the USS Quail in the Philippines as part of the 16th Naval District-in-Shore Patrol Headquarters, in Cavite Navy Yard on the Philippine Islands. Thousands of U.S. and Filipino service...

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17 Sep 2019

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Vance, A.)

Army Cpl. Asa E. Vance, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Vance was a member of Company D, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action Dec. 2, 1950, when he could not be accounted for by his unit...

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17 Sep 2019

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Winchester, W.)

Army Pfc. William J. Winchester, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Winchester was a member of Company D, 1st Battalion, 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was captured by the Chinese People's Volunteer Forces in November 1950 during combat operations in the vicinity of...

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17 Sep 2019

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (McCollum, W.)

Army Cpl. William J. McCollum, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 11, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, McCollum was a member of Company D, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, 31st Regimental Combat Team. His unit was engaged in intense fighting with the Chinese People's Volunteer Forces near the...

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17 Sep 2019

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Betar, A.)

Army Cpl. Autrey J. Betar, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Betar was a member of Company A, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, 31st Regimental Combat Team. His unit was engaged in intense fighting with the Chinese People's Volunteer Forces near the...

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17 Sep 2019

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Avant, J.)

Army Cpl. Joe T. Avant, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Avant was a member of Heavy Mortar Company, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, 31st Regimental Combat Team. His unit was engaged in intense fighting with the Chinese People's Volunteer Forces, near the Chosin...

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17 Sep 2019

Airman Accounted For From World War II (Tyler, R.)

Army Air Forces Sgt. R.L. Tyler, killed during World War II, was accounted for Sept. 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In 1942, Tyler was a member of Headquarters Squadron, 19th Bombardment Group, serving in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Following the Japanese invasion of the Philippines and the fall of Bataan, Tyler was taken...

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11 Sep 2019

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Woods, L.)

Navy Fireman 1st Class Lawrence E. Woods, killed during World War II, was accounted for Aug. 29, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) On Dec. 7, 1941, Woods was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo hits,...

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11 Sep 2019

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Webb, J.)

Navy Fireman 1st Class James C. Webb, killed during World War II, was accounted for July 29, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) On Dec. 7, 1941, Webb was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft. The USS Oklahoma sustained multiple torpedo hits,...

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