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Keesler Leadership and guests attend the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Leadership and guests attend the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Mike Leonard, Biloxi city administrator, reads a "Prisoner Of War and Missing In Action Remembrance Day in the City of Biloxi" proclamation during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018.The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Mike Leonard, Biloxi city administrator, reads a "Prisoner Of War and Missing In Action Remembrance Day in the City of Biloxi" proclamation during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018.The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen participate in a POW/MIA table ceremony during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen participate in a POW/MIA table ceremony during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro, 98th Flying Training Squadron accelerated freefall training program superintendent, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, attends the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Israel Del Toro, 98th Flying Training Squadron accelerated freefall training program superintendent, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, attends the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center on Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Center pieces featuring prisoners of war are displayed during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Center pieces featuring prisoners of war are displayed during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

A POW/MIA table is displayed during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

A POW/MIA table is displayed during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Diane Moore, daughter of U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Moore, POW/MIA Vietnam, delivers remarks during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Diane Moore, daughter of U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Moore, POW/MIA Vietnam, delivers remarks during the POW/MIA Remembrance Luncheon at the Bay Breeze Event Center at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 21, 2018. The event, hosted by the Air Force Sergeants Association, was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen participate in folding the U.S. Flag during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler Airmen participate in folding the U.S. Flag during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ron Hale, 81st Training Support Squadron radar airfield weather systems section lead, reads the names of those who were prisoners of war or are missing in action during Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ron Hale, 81st Training Support Squadron radar airfield weather systems section lead, reads the names of those who were prisoners of war or are missing in action during Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Holly Cook, 81st Training Wing photojournalist, delivers remarks during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Holly Cook, 81st Training Wing photojournalist, delivers remarks during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Timothy Leahy, 2nd Air Force commander, delivers remarks during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Timothy Leahy, 2nd Air Force commander, delivers remarks during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Diane Moore, daughter of U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Moore, POW/MIA Vietnam, attends the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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Diane Moore, daughter of U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Thomas Moore, POW/MIA Vietnam, attends the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

The U.S. Flag is lowered during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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The U.S. Flag is lowered during the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Keesler leadership attend the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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Keesler leadership attend the POW/MIA Retreat Ceremony at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and to pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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Members of the 81st Training Support Squadron participate in Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ron Hale, 81st Training Support Squadron radar airfield weather systems section lead, reads the names of those who were prisoners of war or are missing in action during Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)
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U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Ron Hale, 81st Training Support Squadron radar airfield weather systems section lead, reads the names of those who were prisoners of war or are missing in action during Keesler's POW/MIA 24-hour memorial run and vigil at the Crotwell Track at Keesler Air Force Base, Mississippi, Sept. 20, 2018. The event was held to raise awareness and pay tribute to all prisoners of war and those military members still missing in action. (U.S. Air Force photo by Kemberly Groue)

KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. --