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Sept. 27, 2018

Navy Translator Helps Search Effort for Missing Service Members in Vietnam

On a normal day, Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Quoc Bao Lam is a master-at-arms with the military police at Naval Station Everett, Washington. But today, he’s acting as the lead linguist for a recovery team deployed by the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency on its fourth mission to Vietnam.

Aug. 8, 2018

Army Technicians Search for Fallen Troops’ Identities

Army Sgt. 1st Class Jennifer Owen is one of about 100 service members and civilians whose job is to recover and identify the remains of fallen service members and help bring closure to the families of the fallen.

Aug. 2, 2018

DNA Testing To Begin Immediately on Remains From North Korea, Officials Say

DNA testing will begin immediately on the 55 boxes of service members’ remains returned to the United States from North Korea, where they were contained since the fall of 1950, Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency officials told reporters.

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