Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office

The Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO), as part of the United States Department of Defense, was an organization that reported to the Undersecretary of Defense for Policy through the Assistant Secretary of Defense (International Security Affairs). DPMO provided centralized management of prisoner of war/missing personnel (POW/MP) affairs within the Department of Defense.

On January 30, 2015, DPMO, along with the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command, were merged into the new Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency. DPMO thus ceased to be as a separate entity.

During its existence, activities of the Director of the DPMO included the following:

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