Originally Published: September 20, 2013 6 a.m.
The Northern Arizona VA Health Care System will honor all former prisoners of war and those still missing in action in a recognition ceremony at 10 a.m. Sept. 20 at the flagpole circle at the Bob Stump VA Medical Center, 500 Highway 89N in Prescott.
Since World War I, more than 142,000 Americans have been captured as POWs. Not included in the figure are the nearly 93,000 Americans who were lost or never recovered.
For more information, call Public Affairs and Voluntary Services at 776-6013.