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Shipwreck / Brothers Funeral #204014

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 11, 1969
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(Studio) Commander Frank E. Evans, Albert McLemore, told joint nation naval inquiry he never got message from Melbourne to change course. Says officer guiding Evans had received his personal approval to command ship in fleet maneuvers. Memorial services held for Gary, Gregory, and Kelly Sage.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Niobrara, Nebraska) Town grieves with Sages. [PARENTS - say brothers wanted to be together; don't blame anybody.] Flags given to parents and widow of middle son. Pts of funeral service shown.
REPORTER: Murray Fromson

Cronkite, Walter;
Fromson, Murray

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