Paul Dillon, President Paul Dillon is a next-of-kin member of the American Ex-Prisoners of War. He is the son of a former Prisoner of War. His father was a B-17 ball turret gunner who was shot down over Germany during WWII and a POW for a year and eight months in Stalag 17B. Paul is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and an Army Veteran who was assigned to the 6th PSYOPS BN. (ABN), Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He illustrated the child-friendly book about the POW-MIA legacy entitled, “N is for Never Forget,” written by Nancy Polette.

Larry Corbin, Vice-President –

Amy Bazzell, Secretary – 

Dan Wollberg, Treasurer – 

Board of Directors

Dorothy Grohs
Joe Grohs
Tom Hoff
James McKay 
Tom Mundell
Lee Perry
John “Jack”Poitras
Carl Ramsey 
Scott Readnour 
Stephanie Roesslein 
Buddy Russell 
Jeff Stewart 
Ed Ucinsky


Rich Heigert
Art Schuermann
Gloria Barnes
Sandy Findeiss
Russ Whitener
Sydney Staton
Kelly Guenther
Paul Martin
Pat Kessler
Noel Freesh
Joe Black
Charlie Weaver
Wanda Gaeble
Doug Meyer
Mike Brown

In Memoriam

Kathleen Ditch

Dale Gaebler 

Sandy Grassino 

Bill “Gunny” Kiefer 

Kathy Kennedy
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Bill “Gunny” Kiefer – Marine Corps (Board of Directors, 2012 – 2019)































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Advisory Board
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Russ Carnahan – Former U.S. Congressman, Co-Founder
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Joe Grohs – Co-Founder
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Stuart Symington, Jr. – Attorney
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































General Cassie Strom – Missouri Air National Guard, Retired
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Bill Florich – Jefferson Barracks Heritage Foundation
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Kathy Waltz – Former Outreach Coordinator, Congressman Russ Carnahan
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Harry Hope – St. Louis Honor Flights
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































John Comerford – Former Board Member, Missouri Veterans Commission
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Norb Plassmeyer – Former Missouri State Representative
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Eva Tucker – Technical Advisor
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Jeff Dickerson – Together Credit Union (FKA American Eagle Credit Union)
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Brad Beineke, LUTCF – Gateway Insurance
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Mike Polizzi – ABF Security, Fenton, MO
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Ray Ruetsch – American Ex-Prisoners of War
































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































































Col. John Clark – USAF, Retired (Emeritus)