Chester "Chet" Bockstedt
Chet is searching for his son who was born in May 1969 in Vietnam.
During his tour from Aug '67 to Aug' 68, he began dating a woman named Lam Thi Van, a waitress whom he met at the Airman's Club in the Tan Son Nhut Air Base near Saigon.
He left Vietnam to go back home, never knowing she was pregnant. Recently, a family member told him that back in '69, they received a phone call from Van stating she gave birth to his son. He immediate began his search and reached out to WarBabies.org for help. Please help us find Chet's son!
Born as Thomas Lester in 1969 in Thang Nhi (Vung Tau) Beach, Vietnam.
Don found his father had passed away in 1975, but is now looking for his full sister. They were both given up for adoption after his father left to go back to America and he lost contact with his sister at a very young age.
His sister's name is Susan Lester, born about 1970-71 in the same town in Vietnam. She was adopted by a Vietnamese lady and her American husband.
Born 1967 in Subic Bay, Philippines.
Bill is desperately trying to obtain his US Citizenship and is in the US temporarily until the end of Oct 2019.
Bill matched with his Half Brother on Ancestry DNA and reached out to him and his father. Unfortunately, they did not believe the match was truth and he was rejected.
DNA DOES NOT LIE!!!
Seeking mother Tran Thi Bay, nickname bé năm and father, possibly last name Brown.
US Army VietNam - Headquarters , IST Infantry Division IST Supply & Transportation Battalion - S.18-2135
This is all the soldiers that she worked for:
- Mr. Prekemer
- Mr. Warm
- Mr. Robert Kelly
- Mr. Moore
- Mr. Loss
- Mr. Milk
- Mr. Bell
- Mr. William
Theresa Perry's Uncle, George Irving Perry
After finding these photos when her Uncle passed away, Theresa is on a mission to find the woman and child in these photos. She and other relatives have DNA tested.
The Vietnamese woman's name is Bieh. More info forthcoming.
Chuck Manning is looking for this woman, her family or children. The picture was taken in 1971 in Vinh Long, on Can Tho Road. Her name is Hue, and she was 18 in this picture. She would have given birth to Chuck sometime around late December 1971.
Seeking son born in 1972-72 near Con Thien or Bo Duc, Vietnam, close to Quan Duc or Thi Shi near Laos.
Raymond was married to a Vietnamese woman and they had a son. They were in a bombing attack and Raymond was severely injured. His wife died in his arms. He was sent back to the states and never knew what happened to his son.
Raymond served in the Army from 1971-1973 as a Medic with the 173rd Airborn and the 82nd Airborn.
Jack Vincent Reina (born May 28, 1946) has a half sister who is looking for him or any of his family from the Philippines. His last known address from when he was 19 years old was in Pasay City.
Angela Reina-Rusher's father, Vincent "Jimmy" Reina served in the Philippines from 1945-1947 during WWII. He met Jack's mother, Mona Carmen Angeles.
Please contact us if you knew or are related to Jack, his American family would love to reconnect!
Samuel Wayne Johnson served in the Army from 1971-72 in Phu Loi, Vietnam. He was stationed with the 520th Transportation Battalion - 165th Transportation Company.
He is seeking Lee "Nga" who worked as a bartender at the 165th Transportation Company Club in Phu Loi. She was married to another American Soldier. She became pregnant possibly from Johnson and the child would have been born in late summer of 1972.
Hong Vo (born Trang Thi Le)
Born 1970-71 in Nah Trang, Vietnam.
Mother and half sisters have been found and reunited!
Father has been found, along with several half siblings. Reunification is progressing positively!
Also discovered DNA match, Brother from Mother, Nga Nguyen. Currently researching.
William Sterwart found daughter (Thuy Ly)
Born between Oct-Nov 1969 near Phu Loi, Vietnam.
Father has matched with his daughter through Ancestry DNA. He has found her in California!
Mother is Bui Hoa Hong. She worked at the 205 Assault Support Helicopter Company and lived at Mytho. Mother had a cousin named Thu. Her father was a Vietnamese soldier and killed at Chu Chi.