Judge witnesses abandonment of U.S. Embassy in Saigon
Published 07/07/2012, The Jamestown Sun
Circling the U.S. Embassy in Saigon, South Vietnam, during the early morning hours of April 30, 1975, was a Spectre gunship. Its crew, including Infrared Operator 1st Lt. Thomas Merrick, was flying above history as the ambassador and his staff evacuated the building and the country.Word count: 914
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