According to The National League of POW/MIA Families, as of September 18, 2014, the Department of Defense (DoD) has still listed 1,641 personnel who remain unaccounted for from the Vietnam War.
To learn about those American service members recently accounted for, visit the Defense Prisoner of War Missing Personel Office. And to get involved with the National League of POW/MIA families, or for information about receiving POW/MIA flags and bracelets, visit their website.
Read how some people have been dealing with those who remain unaccounted for and how they continue to honor them today.
Watch the video below to see the names and faces of eight servicemen who were recently accounted for from the Vietnam War.