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JPAC mission needs reform


POSTED: 01:30 a.m. HST, Aug 17, 2013

~~<p>A disagreement between the Navy and the Hawaii-based military command charged with recovering remains of those missing in action comes down to three salient words: Rest in peace.</p>
<p>The Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command (JPAC) wants permission from the Army to exhume all of the Dec. 7, 1941, casualties of the USS Okla&shy;homa buried as &quot;unknowns&quot; at Punchbowl cemetery.</p>
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A disagreement between the Navy and the Hawaii-based military command charged with recovering remains of those missing in action comes down to three salient words: Rest in peace.

The Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command (JPAC) wants permission from the Army to exhume all of the Dec. 7, 1941, casualties of the USS Okla­homa buried as "unknowns" at Punchbowl cemetery. Login for more...



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