By Phil StewartJOINT BASE PEARL HARBOR-HICKAM (Reuters) – The U.S. military is close to identifying the first two American troops from the 55 boxes…
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The return of presumed remains of service members missing from the Korean War has put a forensic team’s mission back in the spotlight.
Each year the families of Korean War MIAs gather in Washington to receive a briefing on the status of their unaccounted-for relatives. This year was
When her duty day is over, Army Sgt. 1st Class Jennifer Owen often wonders if she did enough to help identify fallen service members. As
The lone military identification tag that North Korea provided with 55 boxes of human remains last month belonged to an Army medic, Master Sgt. Charles
(HONOLULU) — In an emotional and solemn ceremony, the remains of dozens of presumed casualties from the Korean War were we escorted by military honor
PENDLETON, Oregon – Officially, the Korean War never ended. However today (July 27) marks the 65th anniversary of the cease-fire armistice that …
“When they stopped us on the road, they lined us up, they set up machine guns across from us and I thought this is the
When the Korean War erupted on June 25, 1950 — 68 years ago in June 2018 — Master Sgt. Thomas B. Hutton soon found himself
On Monday, U.S. Army veterans Philip Jackson and Kirt Robins, both 85, walked toward a towering memorial building at the heart of Seoul’s National Cemetery.
North Korea repatriated the remains of 200 U.S. soldiers missing from the Korean War on Wednesday, according to President Trump, a week after the issue
Six decades after the Korean War, Washington expects the remains of 200 U.S. soldiers and allied service members to return from Pyongyang in the coming