Seemed like a better deal to me. They were all inside the embassy building. There were no words to describe what a ship looks like that holds and it's got 2, on it. You know they don't go very fast; they don't carry that many people. So several of us went to the embassy. By the 5th of April, the North Vietnamese had 15, even 16 divisions heading in the direction of Saigon. If we were going to bring out everybody who was inside the embassy it was obvious that there was the need for a hasty plan to be developed for a helicopter airlift out of the embassy to the fleet.
I was assigned to Saigon in the first week of August, We were, you know at this point, four or five hours from Can Tho. Then the arguments started — the price they quoted was extortionate. The North Vietnamese viewed Nixon as a madman. As we began to contemplate evacuation, the question, the burning question was, who goes? There's a sea of humanity jamming on.
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He escaped Vietnam by boat and arrived in the United States in But I am setting limits and boundaries on that. This was not a popular plan. The guard waved me through, and I drove straight out to the flight line to an aircraft that was awaiting. Environmental Communication, Education and Awareness Programme. We came up alongside and somebody shouted, "Get rid of your weapons.