Vietnam remains returned to families
- Another Vietnam unknown unlikely. // Army Magazine;Aug98, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p6
Notes Secretary of Defense William S. Cohen's statement that the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery probably will not hold the remains of a service member killed in Vietnam because of advances in DNA testing.
- Numbers. // Time;2/2/1970, Vol. 95 Issue 5, p10
The article reports on the dead body counts of North Vietnamese and Viet Cong in the Vietnam War and informs that it will exceed 600,000 men and women since January 1, 1961.
- PART DAWGS. Vandeventer, Gene // Citizen Airman: The Official Magazine of the Air National Guard ;Oct2010, Vol. 62 Issue 5, p26
The article explores the history of the U.S. Air Force aerial porters. Its formation dates back to the Vietnam War years when the enlisted Air Force specialty code is divided into 605X1 air cargo and 605X0 passenger service. The Air Force gives hands-on training in the security forces and aerial...
- Lavelle's Private War. // Time;6/26/1972, Vol. 99 Issue 26, p26
The article discusses the military action of U.S. General John Lavelle that exceeded his command authority. It relates that for four months in 1971, he secretly hit unofficial targets in North Vietnam, defying the orders of the White House. It says that he was ordered to go home after the U.S....
- Mistaken identity. Howard, Lucy; Koehl, Carla // Newsweek;7/8/1996, Vol. 128 Issue 2, p4
Offers information on the mix-up of identifying the bodies of two marines killed in Vietnam in 1967. Why the bodies of Pfc. Mark Judge and Cpl. William Berry were dug up to be re-identified after 29 years.
- HOME AT LAST. // Airman;Jul2012, p1
The article reports on the memorial service for six U.S. Air Force Airmen including Dennis L. Eilers, William K. Colwell, and Larry C. Thornton, who died after their AC-47 gunship crash landed in Laos during the Vietnam War on December 24, 1965. It says that the remains of the six Airmen were...
- In Memoriam. Rehyansky, Joseph A. // National Review;6/29/1984, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p17
Discusses the significance of the pomp and ceremony accorded to the unknown Vietnam War soldier at Arlington National Cemetery during Memorial Day in 1984. Vietnam veterans' interpretation of delay in the recognition of the unknown Vietnam War soldier; Awarding of the Medal of Honor.
- Statement on the identification of Vietnam war unknown... Clinton, Bill // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;7/6/98, Vol. 34 Issue 27, p1281
Presents the statement given by the president of the United States on June 30, 1998 on the identification of Vietnam war unknown soldiers.
- Poor count, Poor Care: Civilians Caught in the Vietnam Crossfire. Grant, Zalin B. // New Republic;8/17/68, Vol. 159 Issue 7, p11
Focuses on the insufficient medical personnel, equipment and care given to civilian war casualties in South Vietnam as of August 1968. Role of napalm in the increase in the number of civilian casualties; Statistics of the U.S. Agency for International Development on civilian war wounded; Action...