©By Larry Hume (VFW Post 8904)

DNA Samples Needed For Missing In Action Identifications

April 15, 2015 - Each week I receive an email from the VFW Action Corps with items of current interest. This last week they brought to light the need for family DNA samples to help identify those still missing in action from WW II, Korea, Cold War and Vietnam. There are approximately 79,000 Americans unaccounted for from World War II, but only 4 percent of WW II families have provided DNA samples.


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