New Mexico soldier missing for 66 yea...

New Mexico soldier missing for 66 years will be buried

There are 2 comments on the Las Cruces Sun-News story from May 5, 2009, titled New Mexico soldier missing for 66 years will be buried. In it, Las Cruces Sun-News reports that:

A Hurley soldier who had been reported as missing in action for more than 66 years is to be buried Friday, with full military honors, at Fort Bayard National Cemetery.

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Las Cruces, NM

#1 May 6, 2009
Interesting and amazing, but at the same time why has so much effort been expended over a span of 70 years to recover just one aircraft and body? In the grand scheme of things is it really worth it?
US Army Veteran

United States

#2 May 6, 2009
They gave their life for our Country. It does not matter how long it takes, they need to be brought home. POW/MIA Bring them home or send us back.

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