DPAA Releases their 2018 Year in Review

By Alice on 12/14/2018

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency has published their Year In Review.  The digital publication provides a pictorial summary of the efforts made worldwide to account for missing personnel.  From Oct 2017 to Sept 2018, 203 additional POW/MIA who have been accounted for.

Rolling Thunder sets 16th annual Thunder Run

By Alice on 9/3/2018

WOODSTOCK — When scores of motorcyclists depart the Capt. James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in North Chicago about 11 a.m. Sept. 16, they hope to raise more than a few bucks for a good cause. They hope to raise the consciences of everyone they pass — 3-by-5-foot POW/MIA flags fluttering — along their 1.5-hour, 42-mile ride from North Chicago to the Woodstock Harley-Davidson dealership.

A Perfect Day for Baseball

By Alice on 7/14/2018

The White Sox continue to honor military service members.


By Jim Purcell on 6/9/2016

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President Signs Lynch’s POW/MIA Remembrance Act into Law

By Kim Niccoli on 5/4/2016

President Signs Lynch’s POW/MIA Remembrance Act into Law

POW/MIA Remembrance

National Immediate Release

By Kim Niccoli on 3/22/2016

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Stephen F. Lynch (D-
 Boston)’s legislation H.R. 1670, the National POW/MIA
 Remembrance Act of 2015 , passed unanimously on the floor of the
 United States House of Representatives.  H.R. 1670 honors
 American Prisoners of War/Missing in Action (POW/MIA) by placing
 a chair on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol.  H.R. 1670 has
 bipartisan support from 45 House cosponsors.


Remeberance Table Ceremony and POW/MIA Honor Chair Dedication Saturday February 27, 2016 at Woodstock Harley Davidson

By Steven Johnson on 2/25/2016

Woodstock, IL, February 27, 2016:  The Rolling Thunder Chapters of Illinois will present and dedicate a Chair of Honor for all POW’s and MIA’s at Woodstock Harley Davidson.  The chair will remain perpetually empty until all of our Country’s soldiers are home.  At 11:00 am, Rolling Thunder will present a Remembrance Table Ceremony to Honor all Branches of Service and the Honor Chair to will be presented and dedicated for the over 88,000 POW/MIA’s and their families.

Honor Chair
Remembrance Table Ceremony
Woodstock Harley Davidson

Your help is need to place a Honor Chair in the Rotunda of the US Capitol in Washington D.C.

By Steven Johnson on 1/25/2016

Rolling Thunder supports House Resoultion 1670 the placement of a Chair of Honor in the US Capitol Rotunda in Washington D.C.  Your action is need NOW to make sure this bill has a chance to pass.  We need you to call The Speaker of The House of Representives asking that this be moved to the floor for a vote.

Chair of Honor
Chair of Honor U.S. Capitol
HR 1670
POW / MIA Chair of Honor

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By SuperUser Account on 1/12/2016

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