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Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Wilkes, D.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Pfc. David C. Wilkes, 20, of Saline, Missouri, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on June 24, 2019. (This identification was initially published July 1, 2019.) In late 1950, Wilkes was a member of Company D, 1st Battalion 32nd Infantry Regiment, 31st Regimental Combat Team, 7th Infantry Division. Approximately 2,500 U.S. and 700...

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Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Raeymacker, G.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Sgt. Gerald B. Raeymacker, 21, of Dunkirk, New York, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Aug. 9, 2019. (This identification was initially published Aug. 22, 2019.) In late 1950, Raeymacker was a member of Battery B, 57th Field Artillery Battalion, 7th Infantry Division, 31st Regimental Combat Team. He was reported missing in action...

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Airman Accounted For From World War II (Kellett, W.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that U.S. Army Air Forces Cpl. Walter J. Kellett, 22, of Ironwood, Michigan, killed during World War II, was accounted for July 23, 2019. (This identification was initially published Aug. 1, 2019.) In 1942, Kellett was a member of the 17th Pursuit Squadron, 24th Pursuit Group when Japanese forces invaded the Philippine Islands. Intense fighting continued until...

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USS Colorado Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Martinez, M.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today Navy Reserve Seaman 2nd Class Moyses A. Martinez, 19, of Dulce, New Mexico, killed during World War II, was accounted for June 10, 2019. (This identification was initially published June 17, 2019.) On July 24, 1944, Martinez was aboard the battleship USS Colorado, which was moored approximately 3,200 yards from the shore of Tinian Island, Commonwealth of...

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Marine Accounted For From World War II (Mills, J.)

Marine Corps Reserve 1st Lt. Justin G. Mills, killed during World War II, was accounted for Aug. 9, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In November 1943, Mills was a member of Company C, 1st Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force, which landed against stiff Japanese resistance on the small island of Betio in...

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September 26, 2019 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Kyser, D)

Navy Seaman 2nd Class D.T. Kyser, killed during World War II, was accounted for Aug. 9, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) On Dec. 7, 1941, Kyser 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, which...

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September 26, 2019 No Comments

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Sewell, D.)

Army Sgt. David C. Sewell, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 23, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Hummel was a member of Company M, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action Nov. 28, 1950, in the vicinity of the Chosin Reservoir, North Korea, when...

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September 26, 2019 No Comments

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

Army Cpl. Jerome V. Hummel, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 23, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Hummel was a member of Heavy Mortar Company, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action Nov. 30, 1950, in the vicinity of the Chosin Reservoir, North Korea, when his...

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September 26, 2019 No Comments

USS Arizona Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Wells, F.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Navy Radioman 2nd Class Floyd A. Wells, 24, of Cavalier, North Dakota, killed during World War II, was accounted for June 17, 2019. (This identification was initially published July 8, 2019.) On Dec. 7, 1941, Wells was assigned to the battleship USS Arizona, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked...

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September 26, 2019 No Comments

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Ford, K.)

Army Cpl. Kenneth E. Ford, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Sept. 18, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Ford was a member of Company C, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment. He was reported missing in action on Dec. 2, 1950, in the vicinity of the Chosin Reservoir, North Korea, when his unit...

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