View Jeremy Edward Shiok's original footage of the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command's August 2010 mission to recover the remains of Marines from the November 1943 Battle of Tarawa. JPAC's motto "Until They Are Home" summarizes the incredible work of this unique organization.

Read Shiok's article about the JPAC mission in ON PATROL, the magazine of the USO, here:

Watch CNN photojournalist John Torigoe's documentary film about the JPAC mission to Tarawa here:

Jeremy Edward Shiok is a writer from Anchorage, Alaska. His current book project, Atoll: A Historical Journey to the Central Pacific, retraces the World War II service timeline of his grandfather through the Pacific. Read more at

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