Nov 12, 2010

Langara College Anthropology instructor, Stan Copp, will join a team of volunteers this month travelling to China with the goal of repatriating the remains of a young US Air Force pilot, Lt. Earnest Garner.

Copp is a member of Moore’s Marauders, a volunteer group dedicated to helping locate lost soldiers. Copp believes in supporting the military, and uses his archeology expertise to help bring closure to families who have lost loved ones in the line of duty.

Please read the full story on the Canada East website: “Decades later, group continues search for soldiers still missing in action

Copp leads the Langara Archeology Field School during the summer term, where students acquire practical fieldwork skills in site survey and excavation methods.

For more information on the Archeology Field School, please visit the website.

Further information on Stan Copp can be found in the Anthropology website.