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Tourison, Sedgwick (Wick Tourison) (286) Sedgwick Tourison Collection

 Collection

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Sedgwick Tourison Collection (286) Finding Aid
Item Number: 2860000000   (Click For More Item Information)
 Collection

Approximately forty-nine linear feet of books, maps, audio tapes, CD-ROMS, and various documents concerning the American POW/MIA issue and South Vietnamese commandos who were captured during covert operations in North Vietnam. The collection is divided into eight series: Reports and Briefings, Collected Data, Assorted Documents, Legal Documents, Memoranda and Correspondence, Internal Administrative Documents, and Articles and Book Excerpts. The Reports and Briefings include reports to the Senate Select Committee on POW/MIA Affairs concerning the commandos as well as investigations on the role of the Defense Intelligence Agency in the matter. The remaining series discuss further evidence supporting the claim that the South Vietnamese Commandos and some American POW/MIAs were left behind in Vietnam. The materials include the testimony of Tourison, a retired military intelligence officer, before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 19, 1996, as well as the

Added: 05 Jan 2002[Updated: 30 Oct 2019]