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Vietnam / Hospital and School Attacks #205365

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 07, 1969
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(Studio) Lull in 8th week Communists may be reverting to old guerrilla tactics. Hospital complex at Cam Ranh Bay attacked. 3 killed; 53 wounded
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cam Ranh Bay, South Vietnam) Terrorists throw explosives in compound. Security suspects Vietnam hospital workers may have helped VC. [Pfc. Dennis RUEGG - tells of attack in his ward.] [Lieutenant Ronald WILDER - says saw Viet Cong outside of room throwing things.]
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

(Studio) Guerrillas attack Cholon district of Saigon.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Saigon, South Vietnam) Terrorists attack school. 8 killed; 18 wounded. Hses. and vehicles destroyed.
REPORTER: George Syvertsen

Cronkite, Walter;
Syvertsen, George;
Threlkeld, Richard

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