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Vietnam War #217819

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 08, 1971
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(Studio) 80 Cambodia soldiers killed in heavy fighting near Phnom Penh, Cambodia. 2 United States GIs killed in ambush near DMZ (demilitarized zone) in South Vietnam.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Fire Base Katum, South Vietnam) Life at some United States fire bases is boring. [Sergeant Clyde SLATER - talks about feeding a small deer; says drugs easy to get from Vietnamese people.] Fire missions are a welcome diversion. [Spec4 Jack SHEAFFER - tells of night watch boredom; thinks of civilian life to keep going while in South Vietnam.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton
Duration:
00:05:10

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