Chair at Lucas Oil honors missing soldiers

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Ahead of Veteran’s Day, a “Chair of Honor” has been unveiled at Lucas Oil Stadium.

The seat will always be left empty to serve as a reminder of the thousands Prisoners of War and Missing in Action.

On Sunday, Rolling Thunder Indiana, the stadium and the Colts dedicated the chair.

“You think at 1,700 people from Indiana since WWII have never come home. That’s somebody’s brother, father, sister – whatever it may be. And I know if it was my dad, I would want to know what happened to him,” Dick Harrington of Rolling Thunder said.

Throughout the US, 82,000 military service members are still unaccounted for. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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