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Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency

Oct 8, 2015

The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today the return of a U.S. Serviceman to his family for final burial rites with full military honors and to bring closure to his family.

Marines, Cpl. Roger K. Nielson, Company E, 2nd Battalion. 8th Marines Regiment, 2nd Marines Division, Lost on 11/20/1943 and Accounted for on 9/24/2015, Tarawa Island, WWII

Total to Date---90
WWII----31
Korea---41
Vietnam--18