Bring John H Robertson Home - DNA Fund

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Raised by 19 people in 61 months
My name is Cyndi Hanna and John Hartley Robertson is my uncle. He fought in the Vietnam war and his helicopter was shot down in 1968 in or near Laos during a covert mission. His body was never found and he was declared dead by the US government seven years later. My grandparents died believing he was still alive. Fourtyfour years later a Vietnam veteran, Tom Faunce had given his life to serving the Lord and had made many trips to the very area he fought so many years ago. Tom found a United States soldier who stated he IS Master Sargeant John H Robertson.

Of course, this has been shutdown and called a hoax and scam by many government agencies. Some Vietnam Veterans are outraged and claim he is an imposter. I certainly understand their concerns and I have the deepest respect and admiration for all our servicemen however, it is a deeply personal belief that this man is my uncle. The controversial documentary Unclaimed, follows Tom Faunce to meet up with Robertson, bring him to Canada to meet his only living family, Jean Holley, his sister and her family.
An isotope test was done on a tooth extracted from this man and it concluded him to be an American who had grown up in the southern part of the US. This IS where John Robertson grew up.

Our family desperately wants to prove John Robertson's identity before he dies. He is in his mid 70's and time is growing short. The ONLY test left that can positively identify him is a mitochondria DNA test from his mother. This is extremely costly to exhume the body and perform the test. We have been quoted over $10,000 to complete this process and we need your help to cover these costs. Please consider donating to our cause. We've experienced many closed doors but we believe the American public wants to know the truth much as we do. The government needs to tell us the truth. There are at least 20 other reported soldiers in a village near the same area where my uncle lives. Who are they? They ARE men who have families, wives, and children who have no clue they tried to get home, but were LEFT BEHIND.



My mother in the left column with her brother John H Robertson in the right column. Bottom right column is John H Robertson today living in Vietnam.



Photo on left is JHR 1967, right is JHR today in Vietnam.


Please help the family of John Hartley Robertson exhume the remains of Robertson's mother for positive Mitochondria DNA testing.

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We have received the results of the nDNA test and sadly there was NOT a match. We used a recent sample from the son of Bill Robertson (Johnny's brother) and tested it against a blood stain collected from the man in Vietnam. This is very disappointing, however, we know he is an American from the Isotope test done on a tooth and we will continue to pray and support Tom Faunce's quest to find this man's family. The test cost $1870.00, performed by Southern Forensics in Alabama. The remaining money will be donated to Tom Faunce and his ministry to buy clothes, coats, bibles and playgrounds for foreign children as well as impoverished families in America. Thanks to everyone who donated.
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Exciting news!!! So many of you have given graciously to our fund. We are in contact with a forensic lab and have DNA samples that were needed. We have also collected slightly over the amount needed to do a nDNA test. More details coming. We ask for your prayers that we may get the answer to this long and overdue process.
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Head trama and the loss of the ability to speak.
John Robertson was a passenger in the rear gunner position of a helicopter on a secret mission into Laos during the Vietnam war. His helicopter crashed. The last sighting of John was at the open side bay door of the helicopter just before it was hit by ground fire and banked over a hillside out of sight to it's doom. Although the bodies of the two pilots were later recovered and identified, John Robertson's body was never found. A ground search of the area a day after the crash found only the two charred bodies of the pilots but no other bodies.
We theroize that if he either jumped or was thrown clear of the crash by the explosion, he would have had a chance of surviving. If he survived, he would have surly been captured by the NVC because at that time they had the entire hilltop surrounded.
If he jumped or was thrown from a helicopter into a thicket of trees, he could have surly sustained severe head trama such that he could have been rendered unable to recall speach.
Being held captive for four or five years, without the ability to recall your own language and being subjected to only the Vietimese language it is entirely plausable that a person would begin to pick up that language and speak it for survival.
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MIA Vietnam soldier found forty years later alive. US propaganda says he's a scam but there is scientific proof that he is an American. The fingerprint evidence (which has never been seen by the public) which the FBI says was taken, was actually taken from another man years back NOT this man. They have lumped all of these men together. The fingerprints done on this man, was conducted at the US embassy in Cambodia in the presence of Tom and Joe Faunce which was sent to the US government whose reply was; "This is not enough evidence to prove that he is John Robertson." Although the files on JHR have been declassified, no fingerprint evidence has been found among the files. The DNA testing which the government says was done, was never done. None of the siblings of JHR ever gave their DNA for a comparison. The US government has lied to the American public before, why is it so unfathomable that they could be lying to us now? Let's go forward and get the proper DNA analyses completed and have a public record of those analyses so that we can all form an educated and informed judgement of the matter instead of blindly believing what someone says without seeing proof.
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Karl Mamer
55 months ago

Charles, the family's DNA test seems to indicate this man, known as Ngoc, is not JHR. What drugs did they give him to erase what memory? Where is the evidence they gave him such drugs?

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Charles Incaudo
55 months ago

my friend was the first one to bring him to the embassy spending over 10,000 dollars to the embassy, and they denied us help and even called police on us. its because they know its him and we found out the Vietnamese gave the live ones drugs to erase their memory forever with new identities. they even have enough technology that's not available to the public to change a persons dna.

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Karl Mamer
57 months ago

The tooth test is only valid if its run against a control tooth that formed at a different time. The lab that performed the tooth test admits this. As far as I know from the movie, they only tested one tooth. You can't make a firm conclusion that he's an American based on the single tooth. I think after this DNA test, you have to conclude he's another in a long line of Viet hucksters. He's not the first to claim he's an MIA American and he won't be the last. I'm glad, however, the family can find some closure.

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Juan Rivera
60 months ago

We are praying so many hands would get together and help. As soon as I can I will help again. We have to get John back and many others.

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Thomas Faunce
60 months ago

I want to thank those who are sharing and caring

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Cyndi Hanna
61 months ago

Please like our page as well as the Facebook page. Share and invite everyone you know so we can spread this across the United States and other countries.

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Thomas Faunce
61 months ago

Want to thank those who care to find out the truth. No one should be left behind and we should never quit because someone claims it is not the person yet will never provide the proof to prove it. Everyone is person is important and no soldier should be left behind.

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kim blaschke
59 months ago

Praying for the funds to come and bring closure to this family. Bless you all.

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59 months ago
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Karl Mamer
60 months ago

Happy to contribute to help the family get an answer I hope they can live with.

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anna faunce
60 months ago

Praying all the money that is needed gets raised

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Thomas Faunce
60 months ago

My brother Steve Faunce gave me this to send.

JT
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Juanita Thomas
60 months ago

Hopefully you raise enough to find the truth in this matter.

SH
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SSG John Herman
60 months ago

As a veteran who served three tours in Iraq I know what it feels like to be used by the military. Where as I was able to come home, some were not so lucky.

Karl Mamer
55 months ago

Charles, the family's DNA test seems to indicate this man, known as Ngoc, is not JHR. What drugs did they give him to erase what memory? Where is the evidence they gave him such drugs?

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Charles Incaudo
55 months ago

my friend was the first one to bring him to the embassy spending over 10,000 dollars to the embassy, and they denied us help and even called police on us. its because they know its him and we found out the Vietnamese gave the live ones drugs to erase their memory forever with new identities. they even have enough technology that's not available to the public to change a persons dna.

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Karl Mamer
57 months ago

The tooth test is only valid if its run against a control tooth that formed at a different time. The lab that performed the tooth test admits this. As far as I know from the movie, they only tested one tooth. You can't make a firm conclusion that he's an American based on the single tooth. I think after this DNA test, you have to conclude he's another in a long line of Viet hucksters. He's not the first to claim he's an MIA American and he won't be the last. I'm glad, however, the family can find some closure.

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Juan Rivera
60 months ago

We are praying so many hands would get together and help. As soon as I can I will help again. We have to get John back and many others.

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Thomas Faunce
60 months ago

I want to thank those who are sharing and caring

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Cyndi Hanna
61 months ago

Please like our page as well as the Facebook page. Share and invite everyone you know so we can spread this across the United States and other countries.

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Thomas Faunce
61 months ago

Want to thank those who care to find out the truth. No one should be left behind and we should never quit because someone claims it is not the person yet will never provide the proof to prove it. Everyone is person is important and no soldier should be left behind.

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