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Vietnam / POW's #25246

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 08, 1973
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(Studio) South Vietnam and Viet Cong begin prisoners of war exchange after 2 week delay. American prisoners of war Richard Stratton returns United States today.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Travis AFB, California) [Commander STRATTON - says after 6 years has something to smile about.] Lieutenant Commander Everett Alvarez, fellow prisoners of war freed earlier, greets Stratton with bear hug.
REPORTER: Jerry Jensen

(DC) 2 former POW's hold news conference [Captain John DAVIES - says opposes amnesty.] [Captain Kevin McMANUS - says feels amnesty should be granted to bring country back together.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Jensen, Jerry;
Reasoner, Harry

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