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Airman Accounted For From World War II (Gotts, H.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Air Forces Sgt. Howard F. Gotts, 23, of Flint, New York, killed during World War II, was accounted for on June 24, 2019. (This identification was initially published on June 26, 2019.) In August 1943, Gotts was a radio operator assigned to the 66th Bombardment Squadron, 44th Bombardment Group (Heavy,) known as the Flying 8-Balls....

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Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Morrison, E.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Pvt. Edward M. Morrison, 19, of Ashland, Wisconsin, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on May 31, 2019. (This identification was initially published on June 4, 2019.) In July 1950, Morrison was a member of 1st Platoon, Company B, 1st Battalion, 34th Infantry Regiment, 24th Infantry Division. His unit was holding a defensive...

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

Army Sgt. David A. Feriend, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on Aug. 7, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Feriend was a member of Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 31st Regimental Combat Team, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Dec. 6, 1950, when enemy forces attacked his unit near...

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

Army Sgt. Walter H. Tobin, Jr., killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on Aug. 5, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Tobin was a member of Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division, 31st Regimental Combat Team. He was reported missing in action on Dec. 2, 1950, when enemy forces...

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Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Maxwell, B.)

Army Sgt. Billy J. Maxwell, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on Aug. 7, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Maxwell was a member of Heavy Mortar Company, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Nov. 30,1950, when his unit engaged against enemy forces near...

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Soldier Accounted For From World War II (Worthen, L.)

Army Pfc. Lawrence E. Worthen, killed during World War II, was accounted for on July 23, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In 1944, Worthen was a member of Company A, 1st Battalion, 112th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Sept. 17, 1944, after his unit was attacked by enemy forces near...

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

Navy Seaman 1st Class Lyal J. Savage, 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, Savage 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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Soldier Accounted For From World War II (Mangan, D.)

Army Pfc. Donald E. Mangan, killed during World War II, was accounted for on July 30, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In 1944, Mangan was a member of Company C, 1st Battalion, 112th Infantry Regiment, 28th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Sept. 17, 1944, after his unit was attacked by enemy forces near...

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Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Brockett, N.)

Army Cpl. Norvin D. Brockett, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on Aug. 5, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Brockett was a member of Company A, 57th Field Artillery Battalion, 7th Infantry Division, 31st Regimental Combat Team. He was declared missing in action on Dec. 6, 1950, when enemy forces attacked his...

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

Army Sgt. Willie V. Galvan, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for on July 30, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Galvan was assigned to Medical Company, 7th Infantry Division, as part of the 31st Regimental Combat Team. On Dec. 1, 159, his unit was attacked by enemy forces near the Chosin Reservoir in...

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