Airmen reflect during POW/MIA Recognition Day 24-hour vigil

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  • By Tech. Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal
  • 4th Fighter Wing Public Affairs

Airmen carried the POW/MIA flag during a 24-hour vigil event as part of POW/MIA Recognition Day at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina, Sept. 15, 2023. Airmen and civilians carried the POW/MIA flag throughout a 24-hour period to commemorate those who didn’t make it home. National POW/MIA Recognition Day was established in 1979 through a proclamation signed by President Jimmy Carter. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Christopher Hubenthal)