× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Vietnam War / Quang Tri Retreat #463660

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 02, 1972
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) Reporter announces satellite pix of Quang Tri retreat.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(Quang Tri Prov., South Vietnam) 10-20,000 flee down highway to escape North Vietnam advance. Biggest evacuation since 1968 Tet offensive. Civilians and army alike, flee. United States troops pull out also. Success of Vietnamization questioned.
REPORTER: Jim Laurie

(Da Nang, South Vietnam) Low South Vietnam casualties in Quang Tri reported but field hospitals are full. Vietnam troops said not to have performed very well.
REPORTER: Arthur Lord

(Studio) And so it goes, on, and on, and on.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

Laurie, Jim;
Lord, Arthur;
Utley, Garrick

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.