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POW MIA Remembrance Ceremony

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Lt. General Ret. Edward Baca speaks during a ceremony at New Mexico Veterans Memorial, Albuquerque, N.M, Sept. 21, 2018. The ceremony marked the formal end of a 24-hour commemorative run where a prisoners of war missing in action flag was carried for 24 hours by members of the military, and civilians who volunteered to recognize their sacrifices. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jessie Perkins)

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Col. Christopher King 377th Air Base Wing vice commander speaks during a ceremony at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial, Albuquerque, N.M, Sept. 21, 2018. The ceremony marked the formal end of a 24 hour commemorative run where a prisoners of war missing in action flag was carried for 24 hours by members of the military, and civilians who volunteered to recognize their sacrifices. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jessie Perkins)

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Members of the 351st Battlefield Airman Training Squadron, Kirtland Air Force Base, hand over a prisoner of war missing in action flag during a ceremony at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial, Albuquerque, N.M, Sept. 21, 2018. The ceremony marked the formal end of a 24-hour commemorative run where the flag was carried for 24-hours by members of the military, and civilians who volunteered to recognize their sacrifices. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jessie Perkins)

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Members of the 351st Battlefield Airman training squadron, Kirtland Air Force Base, hand over a prisoner of war missing in action flag during a ceremony at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial, Albuquerque, N.M, Sept. 21, 2018. The ceremony marked the formal end of a 24-hour commemorative run where the flag was carried for 24 hours by members of the military, and civilians who volunteered to recognize their sacrifices. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jessie Perkins)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Lt. General Ret. Edward Baca speaks during a ceremony at the New Mexico Veterans Memorial, here Sept. 21, 2018. The ceremony marked the formal end of a 24-hour commemorative run where a POW/MIA flag was carried for by members of Team Kirtland who volunteered to recognize the sacrifices are their POW/MIA comrades. (U.S. Air Force photo by Jessie Perkins)