Wolf Pack honors POW/MIA with 24-hour event
KUNSAN AIR BASE, Republic of Korea -- U.S. Air Force Airmen render a salute during the opening ceremony of Prisoner of War and Missing in Action Recognition Day at Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Sept. 14, 2017. In the U.S., this day is observed annually on the third Friday in September to honor those who were prisoners of war and those who are still missing in action. According to the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, there are still 82,467 Americans still missing from past conflicts dating back to World War II.
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