The Department of Defense this summer identified the remains of a Crook County man killed during the Korean War.
Army Cpl. Norvin D. Brockett was officially accounted for on Aug. 5th, but his local family just learned of the news last week.
“You knew that he was lost in battle but having your government spend time and effort to bring him home is huge for a family because you get a chance to look back and think about him as a person,” said Gale Brockett, a cousin of Cpl. Brockett. “Even though I didn’t know him personally, I know the family and I know how much that struggle probably meant to them.