TITLE

The hunt for U.S. servicemen

AUTHOR(S)
Cary, Peter
PUB. DATE
February 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;2/14/94, Vol. 116 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the lack of information from Vietnam on the fate of missing servicemen. Remains turned over to the US Army's Central Identification Laboratory Hawaii (CILHI); Comments by Lt. Col. Jimmie Schmidt, CILHI's lab director; Claims by a Vietnamese emigrant that he had been in charge of disinterring, preparing, storing and reburying the remains of American servicemen during and after the war.
ACCESSION #
9402097648

 

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