Lack of resources and data regarding the
KIA makes it difficult to identify potential burial sites
Heavily dependent on interview sources from the locals
and the War veterans, rapid aging of the War generation
Heavily dependent on DNA tests due to lack
of clues for identification
Active participation of descendants
of the postwar generation is required
Topographical change due to rapid
urbanization deteriorated battle sites
- Time is running out
The next 5 years is a crucial time period
for MAKRI to recover as many remains as possible
" Despite such difficulties, we must continue the Project until we find our last fallen hero.
We believe that it is our solemn duty to honor the fallen heroes' ultimate sacrifice. "