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Remains of 275 US Soldiers Dumped in Landfill

A Washington Post report revealed that from 2003 to 2008 body parts from at least 274 soldiers were cremated and then dumped in a Virginia landfill. Relatives and loved ones of the deceased were lead to believe the soldiers were being disposed of with respect and dignity. The landfill was also unaware of the practice.

Read the full stories below.

Remains of war dead dumped in landfill – The Washington Post

Number of dead U.S. soldiers’ remains dumped in landfill sites is revealed by Army as 274 | Daily Mail Online

Air Force dumped ashes of more troops’ remains in Va. landfill than acknowledged – The Washington Post

Lauren von Bernuth

Lauren is one of the co-founders of Citizen Truth. She graduated with a degree in Political Economy from Tulane University. She spent the following years backpacking around the world and starting a green business in the health and wellness industry. She found her way back to politics and discovered a passion for journalism dedicated to finding the truth.

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