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Vietnam War / GI Drug Use #16167

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 08, 1971
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(Studio) Casualties reported; if present United States withdrawal rate continued United States troop strength in South Vietnam will be 136,000 by December lst.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Oakland, California) Vietnam vets. offered help if have drug habit upon returning to US. [Major Charles CARATTINI - tells returning GIs United States army not interested prosecuting, but in informing them of vets.' administration drug program.] [Captain John TYSELL - says urine samples of returning GIs show 16% have used heroin within last 30 days.]
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

Smith, Howard K.;
Wordham, Bill

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