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Welcome to our website!...... as of 20-JUN-2018, Total Personnel Unaccounted for ~ WWII: 72,906 ... Korean War: 7,699 ... Vietnam War: 1,597 ... Cold War: 126 ... Gulf Wars & Other Conflicts: 6 ... TOTAL: 82,334 ...... Never Forget...... God Bless & keep safe all our Military men & women who are fighting to protect our freedom and BRING THEM ALL HOME...... Remember all our POWs/MIAs... keep them & their families in your daily thoughts & prayers......

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Thank you to everyone that supported our
11th Annual Chili Feed & Auction!
What an amazing community we have!
With your generosity and support,
we were able to raise another $10,000.00
for the National League of POW MIA Families!



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U.S. Personnel Unaccounted for

  May 2018 Jun 2018 Change
World War II 72,917 72,906 - 11
Korean War 7,702 7,699 - 3
Vietnam War 1,597 1,597 ---
Cold War 126 126 ---
Gulf War & Other Conflicts   6 6 ---
TOTAL 82,348 82,334 - 14

(Source: DPAA ~ as of 06/20/18)


Veterans and Military Day at the Legislature
March 24, 2011 ~ Carson City, NV

Former Director Les Brown (right) of the POW*MIA Elko Awareness Association
meeting with Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval.

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From U.S. Senator Dean Heller...
"Certificate of Senatorial Recognition"
recognizing June 30, 2011 as
"POW/MIA Awareness Day"

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Certificates of Recognition and Appreciation...



Notable News & Quotes:


From:  A publication of the Region 6 Coordinator for the
National League of POW/MIA Families

Where Information Reaches Everyone

Vol. 1, March 2011


Elko, Nevada has in five years managed to join the five most active states on the POW/MIA Issue. Elko now joins Idaho, Michigan, Ohio, New Jersey and Georgia as the most active and successful in Public Awareness.  The POW/MIA Elko Awareness Association has galvanized the support of their entire community behind the Issue in support of the National League of POW/MIA Families. At a February event held by the Association, they raised a record amount in fundraising to benefit the League. Elko has done what normally takes an entire state to accomplish. Thank You Elko and welcome to our family.


~ POW*MIA group is awesome ~

"The POW*MIA Elko Awareness Association's fifth annual Chili Feed and Auction brought me to Elko for the first time.  There I found an awesome group of tightly knit, dedicated patriots who worked tirelessly, supported by their community and friends.

The level of commitment I found within this tight-knit group is unmatched in over three decades serving as the Executive Director of the National League of POW/MIA Families.

Their patriotic love of country and commitment to principles were inspirational.

All of their effort was focused on raising funds for our nonprofit organization to help sustain efforts to account for America's POW/MIAs, unreturned veterans, who are our brothers, husbands, fathers and sons.

The POW/MIA families are deeply grateful for such inspired citizens and in awe of their dedication to the cause we all serve."

Ann Mills-Griffiths, Executive Director - National League of POW/MIA Families
Letter to the Editor - Elko Daily Free Press
(February 25, 2011)


"The Missing in America Project is an avid supporter of the POW*MIA Elko Awareness Association. We are proud to partner with them on all Veterans issues and specifically in supporting them in requesting that Nevada fly the POW*MIA flag at the Capital and across the state. We also rely on them to be the action arm of MIAP for all funerals and honors necessary for our unclaimed veterans that are languishing on shelves. Please honor any and all requests from them as speaking for the Missing in America Veterans Recovery Program a national nonprofit 501 (c ) (3)."

Fred Salanti
Executive Director
Missing In America Project
(August 2, 2010)


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