القاعدة ذات الصلة
Australia
Practice Relating to Rule 117. Accounting for Missing Persons
Section A. Search for missing persons
Australia’s Defence Force Manual (1994) provides: “As soon as possible each party to an armed conflict must search for those reported missing by the enemy.” It adds: “In order to facilitate the search for missing combatants … each protagonist shall record … information for each person detained, imprisoned or otherwise held in captivity for a period of two weeks, or who has died.” 
Australia, Manual on Law of Armed Conflict, Australian Defence Force Publication, Operations Series, ADFP 37 – Interim Edition, 1994, §§ 994, 996 and 997.
Australia’s LOAC Manual (2006) states:
9.99 As soon as possible each party to an armed conflict must search for those reported missing by the enemy.
9.101 The search. As soon as circumstances permit, but at the latest once active hostilities have ceased, all protagonists to the conflict shall commence to search to the fullest extent possible for persons reported missing by one of the belligerents …
9.102 Particulars of missing persons. In order to facilitate the search for missing combatants … each of the protagonists shall … record … information for each person detained, imprisoned or otherwise held in captivity for a period of two weeks, or who has died. 
Australia, The Manual of the Law of Armed Conflict, Australian Defence Doctrine Publication 06.4, Australian Defence Headquarters, 11 May 2006, §§ 9.99 and 9.101–9.102.
The LOAC Manual (2006) replaces both the Defence Force Manual (1994) and the Commanders’ Guide (1994).