Daily Archives: November 10, 2015

Military identifies remains of 7 Pearl Harbor ‘unknowns’

worldwartwo2pearlharborHONOLULU (AP) – The remains of seven crew members missing since the USS Oklahoma capsized in the 1941 bombing of Pearl Harbor have been identified, the military said Monday.

Italy’s painstaking bid to identify shipwrecked migrants

helix10Melilli (Italy) (AFP) – The shy children from a dog-eared photograph found in the pocket of a migrant drowned off Italy may never know what happened to the man who might have been their father.
Putting names to those who die while crossing the Mediterranean to Europe is a huge challenge for forensic scientists, with clues sometimes limited to no more than a scar or a solitary tatoo.