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National POW-MIA Recognition Day Ceremony


National POW-MIA Recognition Day ceremonies are held throughout the nation and around the world on military installations, ships at sea, state capitols, schools, churches, national Veteran and civic organizations, police and fire departments, etc. The League’s POW-MIA flag is flown, and the focus is to ensure that America remembers its responsibility to stand behind those who serve our nation and do everything possible to account for those who do not return.

Together, we commemorate the more than 82,000 service members still missing in action, especially our Hoosier former POWs and their families and the Hoosier MIA families.

We invite you to join us on the north steps of the Indiana War Memorial for this free event to honor and pay tribute to this unique group of Hoosier Patriots.

2019 Indiana POW/MIA Facts*

World War II                                       1,511

Korea                                                    174

Vietnam                                                  51

The very least we can do is keep the souls of our service members and their families in prayer.

*Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency


Sep 20 2019


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Indiana War Memorial
55 E Michigan Street