U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Melanye Martinez/Released 190718-M-MS784-0077.JPG
Jul 19, 2019
U.S. Marines from Marine Corps Forces, Pacific, salute a transfer case during a repatriation ceremony for the possible remains of unidentified service members lost in the Battle of Tarawa during WWII, Republic of Kiribati, July 18, 2019. The remains were recently recovered from sites in the Tarawa Atoll by History Flight, Inc., a DPAA partner organization, and will be accessioned into DPAA's laboratory facility in Hawaii to begin the identification process in support of DPAA's mission to provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation.
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