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    establishing shot entrance of Clark Airbase. Huge freight trucks entering base. One of the C-141 taxiing, entases??? the tarmac, unloads children, escorted by volunteers to improvised reception area (one of the hangars), waits until called to check their papers.

    note taken inside Clark Airbase gymnasium (closed by Airforce to serve as billeting for orphans.

    another-141 arrivals carrying loads of orphans from Saigon (flight landed around 6:12 pm, sun almost out (checked meter-still reading) cut to cut shot arrival, boarding ambulance truck. (forgot to mention early shot welcome sign for orphans, long lines of women volunteers being brief by experience guide) Volunteers also taken lining up at ramp area to board and carry the orphan babies. footage ended while orphans alighting ambulance bus for the gymnasium, close-up of ambulance blinking red light.

    ?? ??? ???? Airbase newspaper issue on airlift good ??? in it for dope-factsheet and backgrounder. day Friday was a record breaking number of children airlifted ??? 354 ??? area including escorts and a sortie of 10 ??? ??? ??? from Saigon. As of yesterday April 10 total ??? airlifted is 506 which started April 5.

    ??? got your cable De-more coverage on Indochina affairs, meaning ??? I must go ??? Clark tomorrow... manny

    ??? ??? leung to handcarry some ??? rolle ??? ??? also brown big envelopes.


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    Film ID:
    VLVA94A897HYNCQ3YWJYG9JHKHUKV
    Media URN:
    VLVA94A897HYNCQ3YWJYG9JHKHUKV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:21:00
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    N/A

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