WELLES HANGEN #6 {REPORT FROM NAM NGUM DAM, LAOS} (TV)

Summary

Sixth in this anthology of television news reports by Welles Hangen, the NBC reporter who was captured and executed by guerrillas while covering the invasion of Cambodia in May 1970 during the Vietnam War. This segment is a report from Nam Ngum Dam, Laos, where Hangen reports on the construction of a major dam. Includes remarks by G. McMurtrey Godley, U.S. Ambassador to Laos. The exact broadcast date is unknown.

Details

  • NETWORK: NBC
  • DATE: 1969/11/xx
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:02:00
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T77:0603
  • GENRE: News
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Dams
  • SERIES RUN: NBC - TV, 1969
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CREDITS

    • Welles Hangen … Reporter
    • G. McMurtrey Godley … Speaker