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Finding Ensign DeMoss in the muck and mire

  • DEFENSE POW/MIA ACCOUNTING AGENCY

    Navy Reserve Ensign Harold P. DeMoss’ F6F Hellcat

  • DEFENSE POW/MIA ACCOUNTING AGENCY

    A bucket-and-pulley system was set up to move excavated material to a spot where it can be bundled in tarps for helicopter transport to Wheeler Army Airfield.

  • DEFENSE POW/MIA ACCOUNTING AGENCY

    A bucket-and-pulley system was set up to move excavated material to a spot where it can be bundled in tarps for helicopter transport to Wheeler Army Airfield.

  • DEFENSE POW/MIA ACCOUNTING AGENCY

    Team members from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency excavate a remote site in the Koolaus where Navy Reserve Ensign Harold P. DeMoss’ F6F Hellcat crashed in 1945.

  • DEFENSE POW/MIA ACCOUNTING AGENCY

    Team members from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency excavate a remote site in the Koolaus where Navy Reserve Ensign Harold P. DeMoss’ F6F Hellcat crashed in 1945.

  • DEFENSE POW/MIA ACCOUNTING AGENCY

    A bucket-and-pulley system was set up to move excavated material to a spot where it can be bundled in tarps for helicopter transport to Wheeler Army Airfield.

A nine-person military team has been digging up mud four days a week in the Koolau range in search of a missing World War II pilot whose fighter crashed in cloud cover during a night training flight. Read more

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