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Pueblo Affair / Harris Testimony #202381

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 03, 1969
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(Studio) Navy hearings resume on Pueblo affair.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Coronado, California) Commander Lloyd Bucher had vacation with family. Closed session of inquiry board features testimony of Lieutenant Stephen Harris, who had charge of Pueblo intelligence area. Bucher said destruction of secret materials not completed in area. Harris and Bucher leave court together. Reporter asks Harris if he would have done things differently to get documents destroyed. [HARRIS - feels they must review these things many times in their minds. Facts are being well-established at trial. Still standing despite ordeal of 5 adms.] [BUCHER - says can't see he would have acted differently if incident occurred today.] Harris testimony to be given in public court
REPORTER: Jed Duvall Artist: Arnold Mesches

Cronkite, Walter;
Duvall, Jed

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