The Only Woman Left Behind

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1998092419990123

Dr Eleanor Ardel Vietti is the only American woman still officially listed as missing in action. She went to Vietnam to treat leprosy victims and was kidnapped by the Vietcong in 1962. The Guardian's war correspondent, Maggie O'Kane, looks into what happened to Vietti and the other American women who served in Vietnam.

19990123

Maggie O'Kane tells the story of Dr Eleanor Ardel Vietti, the only woman left unaccounted for after the United States' withdrawal from Vietnam.