At the invitation of the Chilean Army’s Ground Operations Command (COT), a delegation from the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), South Pacific Division, visited Chile for the first time to conduct training activities based on its Urban Search and Rescue Program, which the Military deploys in emergencies and disasters.
Chilean and U.S. Armed Forces Train Together to Prepare for Disasters
At the invitation of the Chilean Army’s Ground Operations Command (COT), a delegation from the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), South Pacific Division, visited Chile for the first time to conduct training activities based on its Urban Search and Rescue Program, which the Military deploys in emergencies and disasters.
From May 22 to June 25, 2016, eight undergraduate students from the University of Oklahoma got their hands dirty re-excavating the Palisade Ruin located on Corps-managed land here.
Archaeological field school re-digs history at Abiquiu Lake
Eight undergraduate students from the University of Oklahoma got their hands dirty re-excavating the Palisade Ruin located on Corps-managed land here.
Members of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) work with local villagers during excavation in the Xiangkhoang Province, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Mar. 18, 2016. Members of the DPAA deployed to the area in hopes of recovering the remains of a pilot unaccounted for during the Vietnam War era. The mission of the DPAA is to provide the fullest possible accounting for our missing personnel to their families and the nation. (DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Jocelyn Ford, USAF/RELEASED)
Corps archeologist leads expedition to recover a Vietnam War-era pilot’s remains
The determined effort is one of 17 planned month-long expeditions the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will support this year throughout Southeast Asia to recover remains of lost American military service members and civilians from the Vietnam War era.

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                           Official photo of Brig. Gen. Mark Toy, South Pacific Divison Commander.

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