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War orphans killed in Vietnamese plane crash

Title
War orphans killed in Vietnamese plane crash
Genre
News report
TX Date
Apr 1975
Year of production
1975
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Duration
00:02:19
Description
Julian Manyon reports on a plane crash near Saigon, Vietnam (04/04/75). The C-5A Galaxy aeroplane, piloted by the US Airforce, was taking part in Operation Babylift and most of those killed were Vietnamese war orphans.
Contributors
Julian Manyon
Keywords
USA; Air accidents; Deaths; Children (age group); Vietnam; Vietnam War (1945-1975); Saigon; Orphans

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