Stories about the DOD's POW/MIA agency, formerly known as JPAC

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: December 4, 2013


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Return of long-lost relics helps preserve World War II pilot's legacy

Peyton Mathis was born five years after his uncle died on Guadalcanal Island during World War II — but he has worked to preserve the legacy of the man he is named after.

Veteran anxiously awaits mission to bring soldiers' bodies home from Vietnam

Ed Zimmerman will head to South Vietnam on Aug. 10 to assist the U.S. government’s recovery effort to search and, hopefully, recover the remains of Pfc. Anthony John (Tony) Pepper, 20, of Richmond, Virginia, and Cpl. James Mitchell Trimble, 19, of Eureka, California.

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