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Pueblo Affair #2231

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 22, 1969
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(Studio) Commander Lloyd Bucher of Pueblo gives details of how North Koreans captured ship. 3rd day of navy inquest.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(San Diego, California) Wife accompanies Bucher with 2 lawyers. [BUCHER - feel strong; want to continue testimony as long as necessary.] Picture of spy ship as it looked when 1st sighted by Koreans tacked up in court Sub chaser and 2 torpedo boats cause injuries aboard Pueblo and death of crewman, Wayne Hodges. Bucher sent messages for help; stalled ship so crew could destroy papers and equipment. Navy to go in closed session to find out why equipment inadequate.
REPORTER: John Davenport

Davenport, John;
Reynolds, Frank

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