JONES STATEMENT ON NATIONAL POW/MIA RECOGNITION DAY

Sep 21, 2018 Issues: Veterans, Armed Services

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, September 21, 2018, marks National POW/MIA Recognition Day. In observance, Congressman Walter B. Jones (NC-03) released the following statement:

“Today, we remember the many brave Americans who have been held as prisoners of war, and those who never made it home,” said Congressman Jones. “To you, we owe our gratitude, honor, and respect. Thank you for your incredible service and sacrifice to this country. ‘You are never forgotten.’”

“Today, we must also honor the families who lost their loved ones, or never knew if they would make it home,” continued Jones. “It is a pain that no one should have to bear, but know that we as Americans are here for you.”

For additional information, please contact Allison Tucker in Congressman Walter Jones’ office at Allison.tucker@mail.house.gov or (202) 225-3415.

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