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National POW Rememberance Day..today  
User currently offlineAGM100 From United States of America, joined Dec 2003, 5407 posts, RR: 17
Posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 1100 times:

http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2007/09/20070920-7.html


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User currently offlineFlyDeltaJets87 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 1, posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 17 hours ago) and read 1099 times:

Our school spirit rock is painted with the POW/MIA Symbol on it and we also have one of the tables in our main cafeteria designated as the POW/MIA table with the proper set up at that you see at formal military dinners and dining halls.

User currently offlineSlider From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 6924 posts, RR: 34
Reply 2, posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1080 times:

Never forget.

Honor is timeless.


User currently offlineAllstarflyer From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1072 times:

I would hope there would be more of a recognition in a thread like this, although, I'm sure plenty of Americans aren't forgetful of our POW's and MIA's.

User currently offlineN231YE From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1072 times:

Thanks for the reminder post...

Quoting Slider (Reply 2):
Never forget.

Honor is timeless.

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User currently offlineDavestanKSAN From United States of America, joined Sep 2005, 1678 posts, RR: 13
Reply 5, posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 16 hours ago) and read 1066 times:

Thanks for the reminder.

May they never be forgotten and may their sacrifices for us never go unappreciated.  pray 

Dave



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User currently offlineKPDX From United States of America, joined Dec 2005, 2776 posts, RR: 2
Reply 6, posted (7 years 3 months 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 1047 times:

Quoting Slider (Reply 2):
Never forget.

Honor is timeless.

Ditto.



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User currently offlineAirCop From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 7, posted (7 years 3 months 2 days 10 hours ago) and read 1033 times:

Had a ceremony yesterday at the Carl Hayden VA Medical Center in Phoenix. One of my former professors (masters program) and my former state senator Larry Chesley spoke about his experience as a POW for eight years in Vietnam, shot down April 1966. While in school had a few interesting discussions with him (as there were only two of us in class that was in the military at that time) regarding his experiences and how it effected his outlook on life and how his faith came him going.

User currently offlinePhotopilot From Canada, joined Jul 2002, 2825 posts, RR: 18
Reply 8, posted (7 years 3 months 2 days 8 hours ago) and read 1022 times:

Does that also include the POW's held at Gitmo? Or is there hope the world will forget about them?

User currently offlineHAWK21M From India, joined Jan 2001, 31712 posts, RR: 56
Reply 9, posted (7 years 3 months 2 days 2 hours ago) and read 1009 times:

Those 51 alleged to be in Pak prison,yet to be returned home after India returned back 96,000  Sad
regds
MEL



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User currently offlineUH60FtRucker From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 10, posted (7 years 3 months 2 days 1 hour ago) and read 1006 times:

Keep The Faith.

One of the biggest lessons you learn in SERE school. It's amazing what the human can endure when he has faith in himself, his comrades in arms and the code of conduct. Look at those who survived in North Vietnam, some over 7 years! They are the true heroes, who have incredible courage and conviction.

I saw a very interesting piece on the national geographic channel about Lt Cmdr Michael Speicher. I was well read regarding Viet Nam stories... but I knew very little of his story. It's likely the man ejected and survived. What happened to him? What was his fate? What is the fate of those missing in Viet Nam... some of whom were seen successfully ejecting.

True heroes and people of honor. It is truly an honor to serve in the same armed forces that they proudly represented.

-UH60


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