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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 30, 1973
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(Studio) Marine Ronald Ridgeway declared dead 5 years ago in Vietnam. Today identified as POW.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Pentagon) [Pentagon spokesperson Major General Dan. JAMES - says Ridgeway alive.]
REPORTER: (No reporter given)

(Studio) Body thought to be Ridgeway's buried in mass grave in Saint Louis, Missouri.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Houston, Texas) [Mother Mildred RIDGEWAY - says knew son still alive. Never believed son killed because never had proof it was so.]
REPORTER: Richard Roth

Cronkite, Walter;
Roth, Richard

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