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Vietnam / Offensive #466494

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 03, 1972
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(Studio) Ground action reported north of Saigon, South Vietnam.
REPORTER: Edwin Newman

(Trong Bom, South Vietnam) Viet Cong and North Vietnam threaten village. Catholic residents fear Communists People's self-defense force, local militia, defends village with help from American civilian adviser, Bill Thompson, former Green Beret. Thompson directs observation helicopter toward VC, advises hamlet chief to deploy forces. Viet Cong pulls beck. He has been in South Vietnam 9 years and wants to stay.
REPORTER: Arthur Lord

Reporter(s):
Lord, Arthur;
Newman, Edwin
Duration:
00:02:20

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