The Canadian Press

1983-10-31 | Grenada-Invasion-Canadian

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Alan Bodie of Edmonton, a CIDA worker and one of the Canadians who returned home from Grenada October 30, explained how he got caught up in the military action.

Date: 1983-10-31
Placeline: Toronto, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 37 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << a number of the the excursions Joe when I went out on to try to locate various families especially the families of my own project team that they can watch the debates both of them were in an isolated locations and we we headed down roads to see if we can make contact and bring them back to Ross point but, there were we each time we encountered marines very tense lot large columns of them looking for snipers and a typical of risk typical question would be is it secure for us to go ahead and they said well we're not going to stop you the wind we just lost a man there three hours ago for grit your own risk >>

Clip ID: 19831031CPCN001