Military Monday: Can You Help the DND Casualty Identification Program?

The Casualty Identification Program, part of the DND Directorate of History and Heritage, exists to identify the remains of Canadian war dead so that they may be buried with their name, by their regiment, and in the presence of family.

Family members of the Canadian military whose final resting place is not known can now help in the program’s investigations.  The Casualty ID Program has created an online registration form that may help by providing valuable information about the soldier and relevant family information, such as genealogy. 

Register to help identify Canadian war dead with no known grave.

Check out  Casualty Identification Program  for further information. It includes a section on DNA explaining that they use mitochondrial and Y-STR data. I’m hoping that page, from 

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