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American MIAs / North Vietnam Embassy / Veterans of Foreign Wars Reps. #488983

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 04, 1976
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(Studio) 3 Veterans of Foreign Wars members from Michigan post visited North Vietnam embassy in Paris,
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Paris, France) Veterans of Foreign Wars members carry petitions with 80,000 American signatures demanding to know whereabouts of United States Air Force Captain Robert Tucci, shot down over Laos in 1969. Other petitions ask for information about all American MIAs in S.E. Asia. Gerald R. Ford as citizen was 1 of signers. Delegation admitted to embassy without petitions and with reporters out of sight. [Veterans of Foreign Wars spokesperson Larry ZATKOFF - feels North Vietnam have information on MIAs but won't release it until US makes gesture.]
REPORTER: John Palmer

Chancellor, John;
Palmer, John

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