Leah Barkoukis

Today is National POW/MIA Recognition Day, the annual observance of the more than 83,000 Americans who are still missing in action. The numbers according to the DoD:

WWII: 73,681

Korean War: 7,946

Cold War: 126

Vietnam War: 1,655

Iraq & Other Conflicts: 6

Total: 83,414


You are not forgotten.

Leah Barkoukis

Leah Barkoukis is the online features editor and web editor at Townhall.com.

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