CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 22, 1979
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(Studio) United States Marine Corps Pfc. Robert Garwood reported en route to United States after 14 years as MIA (missing in action) in Vietnam; Radio Hanoi report detailed. Marine Corps chgs. against Garwood cited.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Garwood's statement prior to leaving Hanoi quoted; film shown. United States Marine Corps chgs. against Garwood outlined [Father Jack GARWOOD - reacts to chgs. against son.] Photos shown; case said likely to revive sentiments with regard to Vietnam war. [Representative G.V. MONTGOMERY - thinks example should be made of Garwood.] [Former prisoners of war David HARKER - recalls meeting Garwood in prisoners of war camp; expresses possible reasons for Garwood's alleged behavior.] Possible court-martial noted.
REPORTER: Diane Sawyer
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