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Tuesday - 10/9/2012, 10:56am ET




In this Oct. 5, 2012, photo Delouise Guerra poses for a photo in Denver with a 1975 photo of her younger brother,18-year-old Marine PFC James Jacques who was killed in a helicopter crash near Cambodia in 1975. Jacques remains were identified in August of this year. He will be buried with full military honors at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, on what would have been his 56th birthday.(AP Photo/Ed Andrieski)


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DENVER (AP) - For 37 years, Delouise Guerra never knew for certain what happened to the young man she called her baby brother, an 18-year-old Marine from Colorado who was missing and presumed dead after a helicopter crash on the other side of the world.
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Arkansas soldier missing from Vietnam War accounted for

UNDATED (DOD) - The Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) announced today that the remains of a serviceman, missing from the Vietnam War, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors.

Army Master Sgt. James W. Holt, 26, of Hope, Ark., will be buried May 14, 2015, in Arlington National Cemetery, near Washington D.C. On Feb. 7, 1968, Holt was assigned to Company C, 5th Special Forces Group, when his unit was attacked by enemy forces near Quang Tri Province, Republic of Vietnam. Survivors of the attack reported that Holt was manning a 106-mm recoilless rifle in a mortar pit near the camp of Lang Vei, when he depleted his ammunition destroying an enemy tank. The survivors also reported that he was last seen running toward the ammunition bunker. Holt was reported as missing in action following the battle. A military review board later amended his status to presumed killed in action.

Full story: http://www.thv11.com/story/news/loca...-for/26929295/

Happy to see this courageous man have a proper burial. Closure for his family.
May he rest in peace beside others who gave all in loyal service to this country.
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A usual sight at Vietnamese airport/air-bases. USAF "C-17 Globemaster 3" strategic transport-planes are usually tasked with transport of the remain of GIs back to the CONUS.



It's very interesting that the USG doesn't use regular airlines-flights or send a small, but adequate C-130 Hercules to bring back the remains.
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