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Persian Gulf War / Home Front / Homecomings / One Marine #133508

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 11, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Homecoming celebrations for soldiers returning from the gulf shown. Report introduced.

(Penhook, IN: Beth Nissen) L/Corporal Brian Lane, a member of the 3rd Battalion, 7th Marines, who was killed in the ground war in the gulf, profiled; scenes shown from his home town of Penhook, IN. [Brian's father Michael LANE, welding instructor Jerry JOHNSON, Brian's mother Beverly OLIVER, Brian's girlfriend Stephanie HARBSTREIT, Brian's stepfather Dennis OLIVER - talk about Brian growing up, joining the Marines and being stationed in the desert.] Photos and home video shown of Brian. [Fellow Marines Brady SALINAS, Ron FORREST - describe what happened when fatal rocket hit Brian's squad.] [Beverly and Dennis OLIVER, Michael LANE - talk about meaning of Brian's death.]

Jennings, Peter;
Nissen, Beth

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