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Vietnam / Casualties / Soldiers Fast #201343

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 28, 1969
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(Studio) Casualties rptd American soldiers in hospital fast on Thanksgiving to protest war.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Pleiku, South Vietnam) Wounded and dying shown arriving. Some of staff fast in protest. [Sp/4 Jim HARRIS - says least I can do to show opposition.] [Sp/4 Rob. HERMAN - calls war unjust.] [Hospital Commander Colonel Joseph BELLAS - calls them young and idealistic. They don't like man's inhumanity to man.] [Sp/4 Albert SOARES - says they're over here and should do the job.] Chaplain says a prayer.
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Reasoner, Harry;
Threlkeld, Richard

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