Americans missing in Southeast Asia

hearing before the Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Affairs of the Committee on Foreign Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-ninth Congress, first session, June 27, 1985.
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Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Missing in action., Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Prisoners and prisons., United States -- Foreign relations -- Southeast Asia., Southeast Asia -- Foreign relations -- United St


United States, Southeast

LC ClassificationsKF27 .F638 1985a
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 109 p. :
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LC Control Number85603366

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Americans missing in Southeast Asia. Washington: U.S.G.P.O.: For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office. The status of the Americans listed as missing in action during the Vietnam War remains elusive; this book seeks to generate an organized citizens cam paign to force the U.S.

and Vietnamese governments to produce a full account ing of their fate. Accordingly, Homolka provides a brief history of the issue, de scribes current attempts to Author: William Homolka.

Get this from a library. Americans missing in Southeast Asia: hearings before the House Select Committee on Missing Persons in Southeast Asia, Ninety-fourth Congress, first session.

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Q. How many soldiers went MIA during the Vietnam War. A2A. How Many Missing. > At the end of Operation Homecoming in the Spring of2, Americans did not return from Southeast Asia -- they were "unaccounted for." (See below for a discussion.

How many Americans are "missing" in Southeast Asia.

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At the end of Operation Homecoming in the Spring of2, Americans did not return from Southeast Asia -- they were "unaccounted for." Since then, 1, have been "accounted for" by (1) recovering and identifying remains; (2) return of a small number of individuals after Operation Homecoming; (3) recovering the remains of several.

The Secret WWII Gold Hoard That Changed the World Ma AFP Archive 7. By John Tiffany. in their book Gold Warriors: on all fronts were heady. Burma was in Japanese hands by March, Plans had been drawn up to invade Australia.

Southeast Asia and most of the islands in the Pacific were as good as Japan’s. There is new evidence that American GIs are being held against their will in Southeast Asia more than three decades after the Vietnam War officially ended.

A letter recently received by the father of a U.S. pilot, who went missing in action incould provide a key piece of information that proves American prisoners of war are alive and.

This article is a list of US MIAs of the Vietnam War in the period – Inthe United States listed 2, Americans as unaccounted for from the entire Vietnam War. By July1, Americans remained unaccounted for, of which 1, were classified.

Two weeks after the fall of Saigon, ona Khmer Rouge patrol boat seized the U.S. merchant ship SS Mayaguez and its crew in Cambodian waters.

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President Ford. T his database is designed to assist researchers in accessing U.S. Government documents pertaining to U.S.

unaccounted-for military personnel from the Vietnam conflict as of December The title of this collection is “Correlated and Uncorrelated Information Relating to Missing Americans in Southeast Asia.” The U.S.

Department of Defense. The issue of Americans missing in action (MIA) from the Vietnam War is dogged with nonsense. In addition to the "abandoned-POWs-cover-up-and-conspiracy" myth, we find the claim that the U.

government does not care a whit about its missing men in Southeast Asia, has done, and is doing nothing to find them. Such claims are foolishness.

"An Enormous Crime" is based on open-source documents and reports, and thousands of declassified intelligence reports and satellite imagery, as well as author interviews and personal experience. It is a singular work, telling a story unlike any other in our modern history: ugly, harrowing, and true/5(84).

With this book, two respected scholars in the field offer a comprehensive, balanced, and authoritative account of what happened to the nearly eight hundred Americans captured in Southeast Asia.

The authors were granted unprecedented access to previously unreleased materials and interviewed more than one hundred former POWs, enabling them to Pages: The committee will work to declassify long-secret information, review existing intelligence data, and examine whether the U.S. government has done its best for the missing soldiers and their families.

It took on a life of its own. In a conservative Democratic congressman from Mississippi, Gillespie “Sonny” Montgomery, empaneled a House Select Committee on.

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$ + $ Shipping. Picture Information. Opens image Rating: % positive. Deployed to Southeast Asia. 3, Battle Deaths.

47, Other Deaths (In Theater) 8. 10, Other Deaths in Service (Non-Theater) 32, Non-mortal Woundings. 9 5, 6, Desert Shield/Desert Storm () Total U.S. Servicemembers (Worldwide) 2, Deployed to GulfBattle Deaths Other Deaths (In Theater) Title MISSING/MISSING IN ACTION IN SOUTHEAST ASIA Name MELVIN C.

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The flag was the creation of the National League of Families of Prisoners of War, later the National League of Families of American Prisoners and Missing in Southeast Asia, a fascinating part of. of our prisoners of war (POW) and missing in action from Southeast Asia.

DAV believes that the SRV can increase its unilateral efforts to account for Americans still missing in action, especially those who were last known alive in captivity.

Consequently, DAV urges the United States government to ensure this issue be considered asFile Size: 1MB. Visit this web site for up-to-date information on personnel missing from the conflicts in Southeast Asia.

This office is a part of the U.S. Department of Defense. Support Provided by: Learn MoreAuthor: American Experience. North Vietnam, pre USAF Personnel Missing in Action in Southeast Asia Name William C. Shinn; William D. Pruett; Gregory L. Anderson; Leonard C. Leeser; Holly G. Bell Language English Online Format pdf Category Casualty files.

The flag was the creation of the National League of Families of Prisoners of War, later the National League of Families of American Prisoners and Missing in Southeast Asia, a fascinating part of.

The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) is tasked with providing “the fullest possible accounting” to the families and the nation about the more t Americans who remain missing or “Unknown” from WWII through the Gulf Wars.

Of this figure, approximately 1. The Remains of War: Bodies, Politics, and the Search for American Soldiers Unaccounted For in Southeast Asia. by Thomas Hawley. Duke University Press, Durham, N.C.,softcover $ This work makes a unique addition to the Politics, History, and Culture series sponsored by the International Institute at the University of Michigan.

There was a ''book wall,'' made by an Iowa veterans organization, which bore the names of Americans killed in Southeast Asia. Veterans. Howard charged this "was an effort to undermine the successful intelligence-gathering activity of Special Forces Detachment- Korea on the subject of living Americans in Southeast Asia.".

WHY PEROT WAS RIGHT ABOUT AMERICA'S MISSING SOLDIERS was a "strong possibility that live American military POWs remain captive in Southeast Asia.".

A missing uncle, a miraculous mold, and prizes for artists had taken across Southeast Asia searching for his son. the missing was an uncomfortable .Vietnam War (–75), conflict that pitted the communist government of North Vietnam and its allies in South Vietnam, the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States.

It was part of a larger regional conflict as well as a manifestation of the Cold War.After the fall of Saigon (which Webb prefers to spell "Sai Gon"), he remained in Southeast Asia—doing corporate security, spy assignments, and similar chores appropriate to a warrior displaced.