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NELSON: Honor former POWs, those still unaccounted

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By STACE NELSON

Today is National POW/MIA Remembrance Day, and a South Dakota working holiday. As a Marine veteran and the great-grandson of a former POW from the infamous Confederate Andersonville prison, and as the grandnephew of an MIA from the battle of Okinawa during World War II, this day holds deep personal meaning for our family.

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