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National POW/MIA Recognition Day

From left, U.S. Army Col. Jayne Jansen, 633rd Air Base Wing vice commander, retired U.S. Navy Commander George Coker, former North Vietnam prisoner of war, and Matthew Hartman, 358 Air Force Sergeant Association chapter president, place a wreath on the POW-MIA memorial at Langley Air Force Base, Va., Sept. 21, 2012. People across the United States pause to remember the sacrifices and service of those who were imprisoned, and are missing in action, in addition to their families.



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This work, National POW/MIA Recognition Day [Image 2 of 5], by SrA Racheal Watson, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.21.2012

Date Posted:09.24.2012 11:01

Photo ID:670804

VIRIN:120921-F-EV216-083

Resolution:4256x2832

Size:5.01 MB

Location:LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, VA, USGlobe

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