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Bosnia / Civil War / United States Pilot's Rescue #160818

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 08, 1995
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: John McWethy) The Marines' rescue of pilot Scott O'Grady, who had been downed over Bosnia last week, featured; details given of O'Grady's survival, his evasion of the enemy, the massive search for him and how he was found. [On the USS Kearsarge, flight surgeon Lieutenant Commander Paul ROCERETO, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) southern Europe commander Admiral Leighton SMITH, rescue unit commanding officer Colonel Martin BERNDT, Marine Coprs helicopter PILOT - talk about O'Grady's ordeal, his condition and how he was found.] [Sister Stacy O'GRADY, mother Mary Lou SCARDAPANE - react to Scott's rescue.]

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Audio problems with the speech by President Clinton recounting of O'Grady's escape after his plane crashed noted.

McWethy, John;
Sawyer, Forrest

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