29 Jun '16, 11pm

[email protected] archeologist leads expedition to recover #VietnamWar-era pilot's remains

.@USACESacramento archeologist leads expedition to recover #VietnamWar-era pilot's remains

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Dripping sweat and coughing on dusty air, Joe Griffin prepares to make yet another trek up a rocky hillside. Over the course of a month, he will take this short hike hundreds of times. Luckily, the altitude of Laos's mountainous Xiangkhoang Province provides a small measure of relief from the heat and humidity. Each trip up the mountain concludes with Griffin sifting through buckets upon buckets of dirt and soil, searching for a clue -- any clue -- to find the remains of an American pilot who crashed nearly a half century ago. The determined effort is one of 17 planned month-long expeditions the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will support this year throughout Southeast Asia to recover remains of lost American military service members and civilians from the Vietnam War era. "I couldn't pass up this opportunity," says Griffin, an archeologist for the Corp...

Full article: https://www.army.mil/article/170546

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