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My Lai / Henderson Trial #12875

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 14, 1971
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(Studio) Ex-commander Oran K. Henderson testifies at court martial.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Fort Meade, MD) Brigadier General Samuel West Koster ordered 1st 2 studies of My Lai massacre. [KOSTER - says more facts will be brought out in this trial.] Koster says Henderson's 1st study reported 20 persons killed at My Lai. Koster ordered 2nd study after seeing Viet Cong propaganda with regard to massacre. Lieutenant Colonel Frank A. Barker's report showed same figures as Henderson's.
REPORTER: Don Baker Artist: Freda Reiter

Baker, Don;
Reasoner, Harry

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