[150032Z.OH 07/21/96]
    
ADMINISTRATIVE MESSAGE    ROUTINE

R 150032Z NOV 93 ZYB PSN 920841P24
FM CDR JTF-FA HONOLULU HI//J2//
TO SECDEF WASHINGTON DC//USDP: RSA//
INFO WHITE HOUSE NATIONAL SECURITY COUNCIL WASH DC
RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHINGTON DC//CA/EAP/VL C /CC S/OCS/ /
JOINT STAFF WASHINGTON DC//J5//
USCINCPAC HONOLULU HI//J2/J3/J30-M//
USCINCPAC LO WASHINGTON DC
CIA WASHINGTON DC//DEA/SEA/IB/DDO/EA/ICOG//
DIA WASHINGTON DC
CDRUSACILHI HICKAM AFB HI//TAPC-PED-H//
RUEHBT/USDAO BANGKOK TM//PW-MIA//
UNCLAS //N03460//
MSGID/SYS.RRM/CDR JTF-FA/J252//
SUBJ/EVALUATION OF SRV ORAL HISTORY REPORT, SRCOL NGUYEN VAN THUONG//
REF/A/RRM/CDR JTF-FA/180022ZOCT93//

RMKS/1. REF A DOCUMENTS AN INTERVIEW WITH RETIRED SENIOR COLONEL
(SRCOL) NGUYEN VAN THUONG, ENTRY NUMBER 13 OF THE LIST OF 83 INTERVIEW
REQUESTS  OF MAY 93. SRCOL THUONG WAS FORMERLY DIRECTOR OF THE ENEMY
PROSELYTING DEPARTMENT, GENERAL POLITICAL DIRECTORATE (GPD), PEOPLE'S
ARMY OF VIETNAM (PAVN). SRCOL THUONG PROVIDED NO INFORMATION CONCERNING
SPECIFIC UNACCOUNTED FOR U.S. SERVICEMEN. HOWEVER, HE DID PROVIDE A
SUMMARY OF PAVN POLICIES AND PROCEDURES CONCERNING INTERROGATION AND
INDOCTRINATION OF U.S. POWS, AS WELL PROCEDURES FOR HANDLING U.S. POWS
CAPTURED IN LAOS DURING THE VIETNAM WAR.

2. EVAL: JLN//

BT

DLVR:CDR JTF-FA HONOLULU HI(1)       ORIG

920841/322   1 OF 2      150032Z NOV 93
CDR JTF-FA HON