POW/MIA Office

The POW-MIA Officer at the U.S. Defense Attaché Office, Phnom Penh conducts debriefings and investigations related to cases of unaccounted-for Americans in Southeast Asia from the Vietnam War. The POW-MIA Officer speaks Khmer and conducts debriefings throughout Cambodia.

At the end of the Vietnam War, there were 90 U.S. personnel missing in Cambodia. For the latest statistics on the number of U.S. personnel unaccounted-for in Cambodia and Southeast Asia see the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA) website at www.dpaa.mil/

If you or someone you know has information related to the capture, death, or burial of an American, or the crash of an aircraft in Southeast Asia during the Vietnam War, please contact us. We also welcome information on document archives, and the organization and chain of command of allied and communist forces during the war in Southeast Asia.