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US History / Civil War / Gettysburg #1051411

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 01, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) A civil war re-enactment at the battlefield in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania and the 150th anniversary of the battle noted; scenes shown.

(Gettysburg, Pennsylvania: Chip Reid) Gettysburg guide Gary Roche’s personal connection to the battlefield featured; details given about his great-great-grandfather Sgt. Patrick DeLacy†, a Medal of Honor recipient who was part of Pickett’s Charge; historical photos shown. [ROCHE – says DeLacy is a true American hero; recalls having an epiphany at Gettysburg; reads his relative’s account of the battle.] [Tourist Cordelia PETERS – reacts to Roche’s tour.]

Pelley, Scott;
Reid, Chip

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