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Since 1973, the remains of more than 900 Americans killed in the Vietnam War have been identified & returned to their families for burial with full military honors. For more than a decade the United States has conducted joint field activities with the governments of Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia to recover the remains of missing Americans. Today, more than 1,600 Americans remain unaccounted for from the conflict.
A Vietnamese woman carries her children and possessions on bamboo pole as she tries to escape fierce fighting in the Cholon suburb of Saigon during the Viet Cong Mini Tet offensive of the Vietnam War in May 1968 --- Image by © Nik Wheeler/Corbis
A suspected Viet Cong sits with his child awaiting interogation - photo by Rick Merron, USA ~ Vietnam War