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Korean vet returns after 63 years

Twenty-five years ago, Johnie Martin gave a DNA sample to the U.S. Department of Defense. On May 21, it finally paid off. Martin’s DNA helped identify the remains of his uncle, Cpl. Marvin E. Omans, who died in the Korean War in 1950.

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  • Headline: Korean vet returns after 63 years
  • Publication: Arkansas, Pages 9 on 06/22/2013
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