Texas Marine Killed In World War II At 19 Accounted For 77 Years LaterThe Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency announced Thursday, July 29, Marine Corps Sgt. Fred Farris, 19, of Hillsboro, Texas, killed during World War II, is accounted for.
Scientists Identify USS Oklahoma Sailor From Dallas Killed In Pearl Harbor AttackNavy Coxswain Layton T. Banks was assigned to the battleship USS Oklahoma, which was moored at Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, when the ship was attacked by Japanese aircraft.
Remains Of World War II Pilot From Texas Located, IdentifiedThe Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency on Friday announced confirmation of the remains of 21-year-old Army Air Forces 2nd Lt. Hulen A. Leinweber of Houston.
Remains Of Missing Vietnam War Pilot From Texas IdentifiedHalf a century after his jet disappeared during a Vietnam War combat mission, the remains of a Navy pilot will return to his family in Texas.