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World War II / D-Day / Veterans In England / Press Coverage #154211

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 01, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) President Clinton's plans to come to Europe for D-Day celebrations noted; scenes shown of veterans arriving. [CLINTON - says the men and women of American saved democracy in Europe.]

(On the south coast of England: Richard Gizbert) Veterans' trip to the south coast of England 50 years after D-Day featured; scenes shown. [Ex-Navy man Michael TIRAJIHOS, 83rd infantry Paul BALLSTON, ENGLISHWOMAN - comment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Jeff Greenfield) How the press covered the war news in 1944 featured; wartime film, including the invasion of Normandy, shown. [Veteran newsman David BRINKLEY, Larry LESIEUR - recall the relationship between the press and the military then.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tonight's "Turning Point" on the invasion previewed.

Gizbert, Richard;
Greenfield, Jeff;
Jennings, Peter

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