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MIAs #72774

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 21, 1981
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(Studio) Pentagon reported identifying remains of 3 more Americans listed as MIAs in Indochina.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(DC) Commander Ronald Dodge, Captain Richard Van Dyke and Lieutenant Steven Musselman recalled reported MIA (missing in action) and/or POWs during Vietnam war; details given, films shown. Iden. of their remains last week noted. [National League of Families spokesperson Ann Mills GRIFFIThigh school - cites Vietnamese demands of US.] Testimony of Vietnam defector with regard to large number of United States personnel in Vietnam recalled verified by government investigation. [POW/MIA (missing in action) Affairs spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel John FER - estimates number Americans believed accounted for by Vietnam.] [Janis DODGE - notes psychological impact of husband's disappearance and recent identification on family.] Dodge said being buried Friday at Arlington National Cemetery.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

(Studio) Further discussion of MIAs on tonight's "Nightline" announced.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Koppel, Ted;
Miller, Ron

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