Colonel Tong C. Vang (Ret), son of Secret War Veteran Lt.
Colonel Tou-Fu Vang, made the following statement on the passing of his father on behalf of the Vang Family:It is with overwhelming sadness that we share news of the passing of our father, Tou-Fu Vang.
As an officer in the Lao army, Tou-Fu fought during the Vietnam War in Military Region II and was assigned to the staff of Maj. Gen. Vang Pao.
Tou-Fu was born in Laos and taught Social Science and English at Dong Dok Teacher Training College.
His expertise and travel extended throughout the country to help Southeast Asian refugees who immigrated from Laos, Vietnam and Cambodia.