Bits 'N' Pieces 2008

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National Alliance of Families

For the Return of America's Missing Servicemen

+ World War II + Korea + Cold War + Vietnam +

BITS N PIECES 2008

Welcome to Bits N Pieces, the newsletter of the National Alliance of Families for the Return of America's Missing Servicemen. Please note that any and all information contained on our pages are available for downloading and distribution. In fact, we encourage it.

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December 13, 2008

Get Well Wishes.... South Korea Considers Pay for Its POWs... 2008 Where Did It Go... Whats Ahead For 2009.... Our Holiday Wishes....


October 17, 2008

Correction.... POW Truth Squad.... 59 New POWs.... Evidence of Survival... Status Review for Navy Captain Scott Speicher.... "Never walk away from a downed flier"


Sept. 14, 2008

19 New POWs Move Over, You're Getting Company.....

"....Defense Department files contain evidence that at least 59 Americans were -- or may have been -- taken prisoner and their precise fate is still unclear. This includes the 20-30 not officially acknowledged by Vietnam in 1973. This represents the minimum number of possible live POWs today....."


Sept. 6, 2008

The Photos, 16 Years Later Where Are The Men.... Everything Old Is New Again... You're Not Going To Believe This... Johnie Webb Up For A Promotion.... Why Does Johnie Webb Have A Job....


July 19, 2008

National Alliance of Families Mourns the Passing of …… Jimenez and Fouty Recovered….. Not the Homecoming We Hoped for…. Did 9 Hours and 38 Minutes Make the Difference Between Life and Death for Joseph Anzack, Byron Fouty and Alex Jimenez …. Military Sub-Committee Hearings…. It's Official DOD Opposes H. Res 111…. Misleading Congress…. 2008 POW/MIA Recognition Day Poster Represents DPMO Mindset All the POWs Dead…. What Do You Think of the Recognition Day Poster…. Cast Your Vote….. North Korea and American POWs….


June 28, 2008

Get Well Wishes to Col. Earl Hopper….. House Sub-Committee on Military Personnel to Hold Hearings…. No Substitute for Passage of H.Res 111…. China Finally Admits What We've Known All Along…. American POWs from Korean War Taken to China…. What Returned POWs Had to Say About Richard Desautels….. Shenyang, formerly known as Mukden….. An Aircraft Factory and a School of Foreign Languages, both founded in 1953…… Coincidence, you decide…. Little Did We Know….. What Our Old Friend Senator Bob Smith Had to Say Regarding POWs Taken to China….. President To Lift Sanctions Against North Korea...... Speaking of South Korean POWs Held in North Korea..... Light Candles for All Our POWs and MIAs - World War II - Korea - Cold War - Vietnam - Gulf Wars….. A Warning......


May 3, 2008

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April 19, 2008

"I told them when we'd go up to the Pentagon, whether he walks off a plane or is carried off, you're not going to leave him in Iraq like you did those guys in Vietnam."….. Services for Sgt. Matt Maupin…. What Happened to Matt Maupin… A Very Impressive 268 - That is the current number of co-sponsors for H.Res 111.... Status of PWs in South Vietnam…. Government Acknowledges Mis-Identification of World War II Airman…. Question…. National Alliance of Families 19th Annual Forum is scheduled for June 19th - 21st, 2008….


March 15, 2008

Another Secret Goes to the Grave…. 4th Year of Captivity Approaching…. 265 Co-Sponsors for H.Res 111, But We're Still Stuck In The Rules Committee…. World War II Remains Mis-Identified.... National Alliance of Families 19th Annual Forum….


March 1, 2008

Access to China's POW Records…. Not Quite…. High on the List of Individuals on Whom the Chinese Records Should Provide Information…. Why We Need H. Res 111…. 264 Co-Sponsors for H.Res 111, But We're Still Stuck In The Rules Committee…. New Book To Be Released…. If You're Not Listening You Should Be….National Alliance of Families 19th Annual Forum…..


February 16, 2008

Cuba and Vietnam.... What's the Difference.... If You're Not Listening You Should Be... 263 Co-Sponsors for H.Res 111…. New Book To Be Released… "Perfidy" - The Government Cabal That Knowingly Abandoned Our POW's And Left Them To Die….. Ten Years Ago....


January 26, 2008

National Alliance of Families Mourns the Passing of.... Truth Squads…. There Is Evidence, Moreover, That Indicates the Possibility of Survival, At Least For A Small Number, After Operation Homecoming…. Why We Need H. Res 111…. James Dooley Lost Over Water or Captured… 257 Co-Sponsors for H.Res 111…. New Book To Be Released… "Perfidy" - The Government Cabal That Knowingly Abandoned Our POW's And Left Them To Die….. South Korea Has a Bold Idea….. Officials Search for POW/MIAs on Wake Island….