MIA Update, April 4, 2019

Presss releases from the DPMO, JTFO, and other related information sources.
Site Admin
Posts: 3584
Age: 72
Joined: Thu Nov 30, 2006 5:16 pm
VVA Chapter: 47
Location: So. Cal.

MIA Update, April 4, 2019

#1 Postby boardman » Fri Apr 05, 2019 11:21 am

MIA Update: The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency has announced the identification of one U.S. service member from WWII. Returning home with full military honors is:

-- Army Air Forces Staff Sgt. Vincent J. Rogers, Jr. was a radio operator for the 38th Bombardment Squadron, (Heavy), 30th Bombardment Group, stationed at Hawkins Field, Helen Island, Tarawa Atoll, Gilbert Islands. On Jan. 21, 1944, he was onboard a B-24J bomber that crashed shortly after takeoff. Interment services are pending. Read about Rogers https://www.dpaa.mil/News-Stories/News-Releases/Article/1801867/airman-accounted-for-from-world-war-ii-rogers-v/.
Boardman & Webmaster
"See You On The Other Side"

Return to “POW/MIA Information”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 5 guests