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Iran Rescue Attempt / Memorials #276726

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 25, 1981
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(Studio) Ceremonies in Hermitage, Pennsylvania and Milwaukee, WI, in memory of commandos killed in unsuccessful attempt to rescue United States hostages in Iran rptd; details given, films shown. Former hostage Kevin Hermening mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Palos Heights, Illinois) Monument to rescue mission built by Tassos Chronopolous featured [CHRONOPOLOUS - thinks country has forgotten those who died in aborted rescue mission.] [Father Dean PALEOLOGOS - pays tribute to victims.] [Mary Carol LEMON - thinks this situation gives her support vis-a-vis her MIA (missing in action) son.] [CHRONOPOLOUS - notes football players' names are known, but not those of true heros.]

Faw, Bob;
Schieffer, Bob

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