CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 26, 1983
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(NYC) Dover AFB's role as point of arrival for nation's military dead noted. Victims of Vietnam war and Jonestown recalled sent here 1st. Preparations here for expected victims of Sunday's Beirut bombing described. [Major Rick STEPIEN - explains procedure.] Some survivors noted sent to Wiesbaden, West Germany, hospital. [L.Corporal Burnham MATDepartment of Health, Education and Welfare - notes impact on self of surviving when friends didn't.] Mil.'s mistaken info. regarding fate of Marine Jesse Frazier described. [Frazier RELATIVE - notes family talked with Frazier after bombing.] Camp Le Jeune's effort to resume aura of normalcy noted.
REPORTER: Bob Simon
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