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Vietnam / White Viet Cong #200661

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 17, 1969
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(Studio) Report on intriguing battlefield mystery.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Nui Dat, South Vietnam) Australian troops report of fighting Viet Cong with Caucasian leader [Pvt. John HUNTER - says Lieutenant kept saying, "He's blonde," when man was spotted.] [Australian Journalist Dennis GIBBONS - says man wore American baseball cap and had 2 pearl-handled revolvers. He walked up to sentry and then walked back.] [Commander Australian 5th Battalion Colonel Colin KAHN - says fellow has been reported twice before. Don't know who he is.] Could be American who carried protest to extreme.
REPORTER: Don Webster

Cronkite, Walter;
Webster, Don

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