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Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency to Conduct Underwater Survey around Guam

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11/20/20 12:00 AM

ASAN, Guam (Nov. 20, 2020) – The U.S. Department of Defense Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Accounting Agency (DPAA) is slated to conduct underwater surveys in the vicinity of Guam’s coastal waterways, beginning Nov. 20.

A U.S. Navy vessel will support a portion of the DPAA team’s diving operations to locate missing Airmen from World War II.

Potential underwater survey areas around Guam include: Asan Point, Hagatna Bay, Pago Bay, Pati Point, and Jinapson. The general public is advised to be aware of DoD personnel operating in the areas.