The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Sgt. 1st Class Frank G. Vejar, 19, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for April 14, 2020.
In late 1950, Vejar was a member of Heavy Mortar Company, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Nov. 30, 1950, when his unit was attacked by enemy forces near the Chosin Reservoir, North Korea. Following the battle, his remains could not be recovered.