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World War II / D-Day / Normandy / Parachuting #154651

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jun 05, 1994
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(Normandy: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Sainte Mere Eglise: Brian Rooney) The return of American paratroopers to Normandy featured; wartime film shown of the men preparing to jump; current scenes shown of the men reminiscing and jumping again. [82nd Airborne Rollie DUFF, 101st Airborne Tom RICE, George YOCHUM - describe what happened on D-Day.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The dignity and majesty of the old veterans noted; scenes shown of the old soldiers.

Jennings, Peter;
Rooney, Brian

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