Recent efforts to account for Americans missing in Southeast Asia
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Recent efforts to account for 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, second session, March 12, 1986. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Foreign Affairs. Subcommittee on Asian and Pacific Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • Southeast Asia


  • 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 States.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsKF27 .F638 1986a
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 148 p. ;
Number of Pages148
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2344548M
LC Control Number86601918

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There has been an avalanche of publications on Southeast Asia in recent years, but no one volume provides an accurate and up-to-date account of political institutions and practices in the region. This book fills that gap. Each country chapter provides a broad overview of . This book documents the efforts made by Congressmen and Military personnel to find living Prisoners of War in South East Asia. Laotian, Cambodian and Vietnamese governments refused to cooperate until war reparations were paid but made it very clear they would 'solve' the PoW issue once new hospitals, schools, factories and medicine as well as /5(84). As with many families of missing soldiers, the U.S. military has been unhelpful, some would even say willfully obstructing honest inquiries into what happened to lost loved ones. However, recent events have renewed the Milliner’s faith that William is alive and is being held in Southeast Asia against his will, possibly as a slave laborer. Letter to Senator Dole Re: DOD's efforts to account for all missing Americans. Name of subject(s): Dunn, John. DTG or IIR#: I/72 Category of report: Richardson files.

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