15 Dec 2019

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Prewitt, B.) Release No: 19-156 Oct. 28, 2019

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Navy Seaman 2nd Class Brady O. Prewitt, 20, of Liberal, Missouri, killed during World War II, was accounted for on Aug. 9, 2019. (This identification was initially published on Aug. 26, 2019.) On Dec. 7, 1941, Prewitt was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was...

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15 Dec 2019

Marine Accounted for from Korean War (Fairchild, R.) Release No: 19-201 Oct. 28, 2019

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Marine Corps Pfc. Ray P. Fairchild, 21, of Salyersville, Kentucky, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for July 29, 2019. (This identification was initially published Oct. 3, 2019.) In late 1950, Fairchild was a member of Company D, 2nd Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division. He was killed in action Nov. 27, 1950, near...

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