Walla Walla POW/MIA Recognition Day events to feature former POW

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WALLA WALLA, Wash. — Friday, September 16 marks National POW/MIA Recognition Day, a day to remember America’s prisoners of war and those who are still missing in action.  

Two events will be taking place in Walla Walla, featuring the stories of former POW Col. Robert Certain.  

Certain will be sharing his experiences at the VFW Post #992 at 11 a.m. 

At 2 p.m., he will be presenting to employees of the Jonathan M. Wainwright Memorial VA Medical Center.  

The public is invited to attend both events, but if they are unable, the 11 a.m. event will be streamed on Walla Walla VA’s Facebook page.  

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