Illinois State House District 109 issued the following announcement on Sept. 20.
More than 82,000 Americans remain missing from World War II, the Korean War, the Vietnam War, the Cold War, the Gulf War and other conflicts. Friday, Sept. 20, is National POW/MIA Recognition Day, when Americans are asked to pause and reflect on the sacrifices made by the military men and women who are imprisoned or unaccounted for as a result of their military service.
“I encourage people to learn more about these thousands of Americans who are often forgotten over time,” said Rep. Bailey. “Please help us all remember by learning more at the American Legion web site.” More information can be found by clicking HERE.
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