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Thailand / Bridge Revisited #40111

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 28, 1976
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(Studio) Group of British soldiers revisit Thailand to see bridge they built as POWs of Japanese.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Kachanaburi, Thailand) Columbia Pictures film shows scenes from "Bridge Over the River Kwai." 32 British POWs and wives visit to look at bridge they built and remember those left behind. Estimated 16,000 British POWs died building bridge. [Dick LEE - says Japanese forced sick POWs to work on bridge.] Another POW's views on war cited.
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara

Kashiwahara, Ken;
Smith, Howard K.

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