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What does POW/MIA stand for?

POW/MIA stands for Prisoner Of War/Missing In Action

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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An Indian defence official said two members of the US defence department's Prisoner of War/Missing in Action Accounting Command (JPAC) were in the northeast of India and making their way for an isolated mountain area.
They contend the Prisoner of War/Missing in Action flag is out of place in the display at the Court of Historic American Flags downtown.