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Persian Gulf War / The Military Family #131509

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 30, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Atlanta: Rebecca Chase) Today's military family and the problems it faces with the war featured. [KID, single mother SOLDIER, soldier's HUSBAND, Air Force's Martin and Wendy KEITH, Martin's MOTHER - comment.] Issue of military's and parents' responsibilities in the modern military outlined. [Former sergeant Laurie MOORE - talks about her children.] [Representative Patricia SCHROEDER - criticizes military's attitude toward family.] [Chief of Navy personnel Vice Admiral Mike BOORDA - defends military's attitude.] Balancing of needs of national defense and those of the family reiterated.

Chase, Rebecca;
Jennings, Peter

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