CBS Evening News for Sunday, Aug 29, 1971
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(Studio) Career Army ofr. gives up Army in protest of Vietnam war.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(San Francisco, California) Major Joseph A. Westbrook's conscientious objector claim accepted by Army. [WESTBROOK - says surprised no military have resigned in protest of Vietnam war; opposes all wars, though Vietnam war created his opposition; can't support continuation of tragedy in face of upheaval, horror, violence.]
REPORTER: Jim Kilpatrick
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