ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 09, 1972
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(Studio) 17 Americans killed in Vietnam last week (15 from helicopter crash.) 45,904 Americans killed so far in Vietnam war. 1st American casualty of war featured.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Livingston, Tennessee) December 22, 1961, Spc. 4 James Thomas Davis killed in VC ambush near Saigon, South Vietnam. Wife and daughter survive him. [Father, Clarence DAVIS - has helped wounded vets., supported Lieutenant Calley, and Vietnam policies of 3 President Says one doesn't gain anything by losing someone in a war.] HS built Tom Davis Memorial Stadium where he once played football.
REPORTER: David Snell
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