USS Oklahoma heroes identified, buried with honor

Sailors assigned to Navy Region Hawaii (CNRH) transport the remains of U.S. Navy Reserve Chief Water Tender Paul R. Wright at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Jan. 25. Photos by MC2 Claire Farin and Sgt. Lloyd M. Villanueva

A Sailor assigned to CNRH presents the American flag to a family member. Wright was recently identified through DNA analysis with the help of the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency and returned to his family for burial with full military honors.

The American flag is folded over the remains of Seaman 1st Class John Savidge at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Jan. 26.

A Sailor presents the American flag to a family member. Savidge was recently identified through DNA analysis with the help of the DPAA and returned to his family for burial with full military honors. Photo by Staff Sgt. Jose Rodriguez Guzman

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