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Vietnam / New York Lai Massacre / Meadlo #201299

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 25, 1969
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(Studio) Mike Wallace interviewed Vietnam vet, Paul Meadlo, 22, who admitted killing 40 under Calley's orders. Interview with Meadlo's parents.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Goshen, IN) [Mrs. Myrtle MEADLO - says son forced to kill people. He wasn't raised that way.] [Father, Tony MEADLO - says I'd have shot the bastard that ordered it.] [Mrs. MEADLO - says raised him to be a good boy. Army made murderer out of him, and he lost a foot. His pension cut.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

(Studio) Meadlo's disability pension cut from $197 month to $137 month
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Pappas, Ike

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