August 29, 2019 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Prewitt, B.)

Navy Seaman 2nd Class Brady O. Prewitt, 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, Prewitt 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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August 25, 2019 No Comments

Airman Accounted For From World War II (Cybowski, P.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Air Forces Staff Sgt. Paul Cybowski, 25, of South Plainfield, New Jersey, killed during World War II, was accounted for on July 8, 2019. (This identification was initially published July 10, 2019.) In September 1943, Cybowski was a member of the 373rd Bombardment Squadron, 308th Bombardment Group, based in Yangkai, China. On Sept. 15, 1943,...

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August 25, 2019 No Comments

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

Army Sgt. Gerald B. Raeymacker, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Aug. 9, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) 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 on Dec. 6, 1950, in the vicinity of the Chosin...

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August 25, 2019 No Comments

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

Army Pfc. Junior C. Evans, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Aug. 19, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Evans was a member of Company I, 3rd Battalion, 31st Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Dec. 12, 1950, in the vicinity of the Chosin Reservoir, North Korea....

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August 25, 2019 No Comments

Marine Accounted For From World War II (Warren, R.)

Marine Corps Reserve Pfc. Raymond Warren, killed during World War II, was accounted for June 10, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In November 1943, Warren was a member of Company K, 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, Fleet Marine Force, which landed against stiff Japanese resistance on the small island of Betio in the Tarawa...

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August 25, 2019 No Comments

Marine Accounted For From Korean War (Johnson, B.)

Marine Corps Pfc. Billy E. Johnson, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Aug. 7, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Johnson was a member of 1st Marine Division, attached to the U.S. Army's 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. He was reported missing in action on Nov. 30, 1950, when enemy...

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August 25, 2019 No Comments

Soldier Accounted For From Korean War (Mendoza, P.)

Army Sgt. 1st Class Phillip C. Mendoza, killed during the Korean War, was accounted for Aug. 9, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) In late 1950, Mendoza was a member of Battery D, 15th Anti-Aircraft Artillery, 57th Field Artillery Battalion, 31st Regimental Combat Team. He was reported missing in action on Dec. 2, 1950, when enemy forces attacked...

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August 16, 2019 No Comments

Soldier Accounted For From World War II (Franks, P.)

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Army Pvt. Penn Franks, Jr., 20, of San Antonio, killed during World War II, was accounted for on June 24, 2019. (This identification was initially published July 8, 2019). In February 1945, Franks was a member of Company G, 371st Infantry Regiment 92nd Infantry Division. His unit was engaged in battle on the Gothic line in...

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August 16, 2019 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Corn, R.)

Navy Fire Controlman 1st Class Robert L. Corn, killed during World War II, was accounted for Jan. 29, 2019. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) On Dec. 7, 1941, Corn 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...

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August 16, 2019 No Comments

USS Oklahoma Sailor Accounted For From World War II (Hall, H.)

Navy Seaman 2nd Class Hubert P. Hall, killed during World War II, was accounted for Aug. 14, 2018. (Official DoD release will be updated following Primary Next of Kin briefing.) On Dec. 7, 1941, Hall 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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