Pfc. John P. Langan

Marine Accounted For From World War II (Langan, J.)Release No: 20-092 July 15, 2020 WASHINGTON — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Marine Corps Pfc. John P. Langan, 18, killed during World War II, was accounted for on July 7, 2020. In...

Pfc. John E. Gillen

Marine Accounted For From World War II (Gillen, J.)Release No: 20-050 July 15, 2020 WASHINGTON — The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that Marine Corps Reserve Pfc. John E. Gillen, 20, of Champaign, Illinois, killed during World War II, was...

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Second Largest MIA Recovery

History Flight makes second-largest recovery of missing WWII remains. Nonprofit turns over remains from Tarawa battlefield to U.S. Department of Defense. July 26, 2017    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    History Flight, Inc. | 5409 Overseas...

Long lost Duluth Marine to be interred on Saturday

Long lost Duluth Marine to be interred on Saturday DULUTH, Minn. – After shipping off to the Pacific theater following the attack of Pearl Harbor, U.S. Marine Sgt. James Joseph Hubert was killed in action on Nov. 21, 1943, during the Battle of Tarawa. Written...

35 Tarawa MIAs Recovered

June 27, 2015History Flight, Inc.5409 Overseas Highway #101Marathon, FL 33050 Contact: Cathy Kornfield — 717-615-6185; cathy@cathyco.comHistory Flight, Inc. — 1-202-498-4447History Flight recovers dozens of Tarawa Marines from burial site lost in 1943 ‘Cemetery 27’...

Capt. Richard W. Vincent

On October 21, 2014, the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command (JPAC, now DPAA) identified the remains of Captain Richard William Vincent, missing from World War II. Captain Vincent, who joined the U.S. Marine Corps from Massachusetts, served with Company D, 2nd Battalion,...

Pfc. Randolph Allen

Marine Missing From WWII Accounted For (Allen)Release No: 14-024 July 21, 2014 The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, lost during World War II, have been identified and are being returned to...

Pfc. Manley F. Winkley

Marine Missing From WWII Identified (Winkley)Release No: 13-038 Aug. 21, 2013 The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced today that the remains of a U.S. serviceman, lost during World War II, have been identified and are being returned to...