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Campaign `72 / Wounded Vietnam Veterans #220317

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 19, 1972
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(Studio) 300,000 Americans have been wounded in Vietnam over years
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Denver, Colorado) Young Vietnam vets., voting for 1st time, express political opinions. Fred Carizales, Jerry Locy lost limbs in war. [CARIZALES - doesn't want American to lose face because of Vietnam war.] [LOCY - says United States should get out of Vietnam with dignity.] [Ted TABERT - will vote for Nixon because he dislikes McGovern.] [Bill PENISTON - says Vietnam war and wounds suffered there had big impact on his political beliefs. Says Vietnam war is total mistake. Will not vote for Nixon, who continues bombing and war. Empathizes with draft dodgers and deserters.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton

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