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LBJ / Vietnam Troops' Con #487251

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 26, 1976
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(Studio) "Armed Forces Journal" editor Benj. F. Schemmer, reports that in February `68, President Lyndon B. Johnson paid visit to Fort Bragg, North Carolina, to say goodby to 82nd Airborne going to Vietnam.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Fort Bragg, North Carolina) February 17, 1968, film shown LBJ addresses men, says goodby and watches them board transport.
REPORTER: John Chancellor (narrates)

(Studio) Men who got on plane had actually just returned from Vietnam. Men going were off on a beer bust and picnic with their families. Some of Vietnam vets were scared that they were being sent back to Vietnam.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John

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