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Camp Pendleton / Vietnam Refugees #237407

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 28, 1975
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(Studio) Report on closing of 1st American home for many Vietnam refugees.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Camp Pendleton, California) Churches sponsoring many of those left at camp. 50,000 refugees passed through camp since Apr. 244 refuse sponsorship and fly to Fort Chaffee, Arkansas. They'll wait to see what happens to refugees who left for Vietnam from Guam. [SPOKESPERSON - says many will want to be repatriated if nothing happens to refugees going back to Vietnam.] $16 million spent here. Sculpture from Vietnam thanking United States shown.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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