The Department of Defense DPAA POW/MIA Accounting Agency announced today the return of (3) U.S. Servicemen and (1) Civilian to their families for burial with full military honors and to bring closure to their loved ones.
Navy, Buglemaster 2nd Class Lionel W. Lescault of Massachusetts, USS Oklahoma, Lost on 12/07/1941—Accounted for on 09/24/2018—Pearl Harbor/WWII
Navy, Seaman 1st Class John A. Karli of California, USS Oklahoma, Lost on 12/07/1941—Accounted for on 09/10/2018—Pearl Harbor/WWII
Naval Reserve, Lt Richard C. Lannon of Union City, TN, Attack Squadron Three Five, USS Enterprise, Lost on 03/01/1968—Accounted for on 09/25/2018—Quang Ninh Providence, Vietnam
Civilian, George L, Ritter, Air American Inc, Lost on 12/27/1971—Accounted for on 09/25/2018—Sayaboury, Laos
TOTAL TO DATE—–182
“You Will Not Be Forgotten”
Georgia POW/MIA Honor Guard