CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 08, 1971
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(Studio) Secretary Army purges Lieutenant Colonel Anthony B. Herbert's file of bad report; report resulted from Herbert's rpting. Vietnam atrocities. Now he can be promoted again. Sec. Robert F. Froehlke refutes Herbert's charge of getting in trouble due to accusing superiors of war crimes. Army did say unwarranted opinion included in report
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) [HERBERT - feels had to report immoral acts like war crimes; continue to do the same. Army needs to make amends for war crimes to get good Army.] Herbert has new charges of harassment against Army.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
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