New Jersey Veteran Gets Back Dog Tags He Lost In World War IIThe Newark native lost the dog tags while serving in the Army's Quartermaster Graves Registration Units in August 1944 in Southern France, where his job was to retrieve the dead bodies of American soldiers.
L.I. Man Says Thieves Stole His Grandfather's Purple Heart, Dog Tags "Just bring it back -- I don't care who you are or what it was all about. Just, if you could, please just drop it off and, you know, and I'll chuck it off as a loss," James McGuigan said.
Long-Lost Dog Tags Returned To Conn. VeteranA Connecticut veteran has gotten his U.S. Marines dog tags back, almost 50 years after losing them on the Puerto Rican island of Vieques.