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Navy / Gay Sailor / Meinhold's Retirement #165454

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 27, 1996
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Whidbey Island, WA: Judy Muller) The retirement from the Navy of Keith Meinhold, whom the Navy had once tried to kick out because he admitting being homosexual, featured; details recalled of his legal battle, reinstatement and continuing service in the Navy. [MEINHOLD - speaks for gay service members.] [Whidbey Island Naval Base Commander Harry B. HARRIS - praises Meinhold's service.] [MEINHOLD - explains what the Navy taught him.]

Muller, Judy;
Sawyer, Forrest

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