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Vietnam / Fighting / Copter Pickup #414

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 08, 1968
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(Studio) 25th Infantry Div. joined by 101st airborne division kills 147 North Vietnam in fighting near Trang Bang. 8 Americans killed; 13 wounded. 58 mile Southwest of Saigon, 3rd brigade of 9th infantry division runs into VC. 3 copters carrying troops shot down. Copter from 45th medical company sent to evacuate wounded.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Aboard copter) Film shows helicopter landing and picking up wounded. All 11 survived due to fast pick-up.
REPORTER: Filmed by: Terry Khoo, Craig Spence

Reynolds, Frank

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