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 2018-09-19 22:30 

Arizona Daily Star

Letter: Think before you vote...

If you add up all the American Prisoners of War from WWII, Korea, Vietnam and the Gulf War, you get 127,889. None of them are heroes according to our commander...

 2018-09-19 21:56 

The Telegraph

[ Macon, GA ]

Rare group of military heroes coming to Warner Robins...

More than 100 former prisoners of war from around the country are coming to Warner Robins, Ga., starting Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, for an event recognizing POWs and those who remain missing in action....

 2018-09-19 13:00 

Tuscaloosa News

Ceremony to recognize POWs, MIAs...

The public is invited to the annual POW-MIA Recognition Day ceremony at 2 p.m. Friday at VFW Post 6022 in Cottondale.Nationwide, the third Friday in September is reserved to honor prisoners of war and the 78,000 troops from World War II, along with the 8,...

 2018-09-17 21:30 

Republican-American

Day of recognition for POWs, MIAs...

Friday is National POW/MIA Recognition Day, a day to remember the United States' unrecovered prisoners of war from all wars, those still missing in action, and their families. For POW/MIA fam......

 2018-09-15 21:31 

KEVN

[ FOX Rapid City ]

POW/MIA annual 5k brings dozens...

75 people were up bright and early Saturday morning for a 5k run that has more than just health benefits, it also donates money for prisoners of war and missing in action military men and women....

 2018-09-10 17:52 

Gainesville Sun

POW/MIA Day event scheduled in Alachua County...

Veterans groups in the area are organizing a "Never Forget" ceremony on Sept. 22 to honor service members who were prisoners of war or missing in action.Alachua County Veteran Services, Rolling Thunder Florida's Chapter 3, and the Department o...

 2018-09-07 21:30 

Arizona Daily Star

Tucson's VA to celebrate POW/MIA Recognition Day...

The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, in partnership with the Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, is holding an event in honor of former American Prisoners of War and those still...

 2018-09-04 18:31 

KyivPost.com

RFE/RL: Dig near Stalin-era mass grave looks to some like Kremlin dirty work...

Deep in the forests of Karelia in northwestern Russia, digging is under way to find the graves of Red Army soldiers from the World War II era that may have been executed while prisoners of war by their Finnish captors. At least that is how the Russian Mil...

 2018-09-01 13:40 

Roll Call

Here's Who is Attending McCain Memorial at National Cathedral...

Current and former U.S. and foreign leaders, much of official Washington and some of his fellow former Vietnam prisoners of war gathered at the National Cathedral in Washington on Saturday to celebrate the life of Sen. John McCain, who died on Aug. 25. Fo...

 2018-09-01 11:00 

VOA

Former POWs Remember John McCain in Vietnam...

Orson Swindle's first conversation with the late Senator John McCain was tapped out in code on a wall between prison cells.The retired Marine officer met McCain in 1967 when both were prisoners of war at the infamous "Hanoi Hilton" prison in V...

 2018-09-01 02:45 

Antiwar.com

McCain as Confederate...

The day after John McCain died, I happened to visit a memorial to Confederate prisoners of war at Point Lookout, Maryland. Flying a Confederate flag overhead, the monument seemly ironically features a quote at the base from Maya Angelou. I realized there ...

 2018-08-31 19:50 

Los Angeles Times

Iosif Kobzon, dubbed the 'Soviet Sinatra,' dies at 80...

One of the most revered Russian singers of the 20th century, Kobzon is remembered not only for his concerts but also for efforts to negotiate the release of hostages and prisoners of war....

 2018-08-31 16:58 

The Daily Mail

A touching tribute: McCain's former Vietnam cellmate Republican Rep. Sam Johnson honors his friend...

Republican lawmaker Sam Johnson rose from his wheelchair to pay tribute to the John McCain - the man with whom he had shared a cell in Vietnam for 18 months when they were prisoners of war....

 2018-08-29 00:49 

WTHI

[ Terre Haute ]

Vietnam veteran looks back on time with John McCain in POW camp...

A wall separated prisoners of war Joe Crecca and John McCain.The two fighter pilots, captured by the ......

 2018-08-27 10:05 

9 News

Heroic servicemen finally recognised, 75 years after WW2...

More than 70 years after war's end, a soldier called Private Webber and 27 of his fellow servicemen are to posthumously receive the Commendation for Gallantry....

 2018-08-27 02:26 

KDFW Fox 4 Dallas

Close friends of Sen. John McCain speak with FOX 4...

A couple of John McCain's closest friends are remembering him fondly and recalling the trying times they shared as prisoners of war in Vietnam....

 2018-08-26 01:04 

NBC San Diego

John McCain, Veteran, Senator, GOP Maverick, Dies at 81...

John McCain, the longtime senator and 2008 GOP presidential nominee who refused to leave fellow prisoners of war behind to escape years of torture in Vietnam, and whose maverick streak as Arizona's senior... Photo Credit: AP This story uses functional...

 2018-08-26 00:45 

KXAS-TV NBC Fort Worth

John McCain, Veteran, Senator, GOP Maverick, Dies at 81...

John McCain, the longtime senator and 2008 GOP presidential nominee who refused to leave fellow prisoners of war behind to escape years of torture in Vietnam, and whose maverick streak as Arizona's senior... Photo Credit: AP...

 2018-08-26 00:30 

NBC New York

John McCain, Veteran, Senator, GOP Maverick, Dies at 81...

John McCain, the longtime senator and 2008 GOP presidential nominee who refused to leave fellow prisoners of war behind to escape years of torture in Vietnam, and whose maverick streak as Arizona's senior... Photo Credit: AP...

 2018-08-26 00:26 

NBC Connecticut

John McCain, Veteran, Senator, GOP Maverick, Dies at 81...

John McCain, the longtime senator and 2008 GOP presidential candidate who refused to leave fellow prisoners of war behind to escape years of torture in Vietnam, and whose maverick streak as Arizona's senior......

 2018-08-26 00:26 

NBC 10 Philadelphia

John McCain, Veteran, Senator, GOP Maverick, Dies at 81...

John McCain, the longtime senator and 2008 GOP presidential candidate who refused to leave fellow prisoners of war behind to escape years of torture in Vietnam, and whose maverick streak as Arizona's senior statesman at times frustrated fellow Republi...

 2018-08-24 21:03 

WWNY

[ Watertown ]

At Fort Drum, Italian Prisoners Of War Remembered...

On a weekend when Watertown honors citizens of Italian heritage with the Bravo Italiano Festival, an Italian soldier who was a prisoner of war in northern New York during World War II was remembered in a ceremony at Fort Drum....

 2018-08-23 16:24 

TCPalm

Remember missing soldiers, prisoners of war at annual candlelight recognition service...

National POW/MIA Recognition Day is a day of remembrance and hope for the return of American Prisoners of War and those still Missing in Action....

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