I am searching for the family of a soldier who was killed in the Korea War. When he entered service he gave MontgomeryCounty, Ohio as his home of record.
Soldier: BILLY ALLEN DEBORD Born: October 23, 1931. Caucasian Date of loss: July 25, 1950. MIA
When the Korean War ended the enemy never returned or accounted for over 8,000 of our servicemen. They died in their hands. That was over 50 years ago. Since that time DNA has been perfected and also they are recovering remains in North Korea. Our government is obligated to return those remains to the proper family. DNA samples have been obtained from most of the families of these missing soldiers. For various reasons some families have not been located. There are 51 families in Ohio that have not been located. There is six family's from Montgomery County that has not been located.
When the remains are recovered and identified they will be returned to the family for proper burial. I am just an old (76 y