× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Veterans' Day #287418

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 11, 1983
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Continue arrival at Fort Bragg, North Carolina, of troops involved in Grenada invasion mentioned, shown; Veterans' Day observances elsewhere noted. Films shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(DC) Addition of names to Vietnam war memorial and reason for their delayed entry examined; Joe Parks, David Craig III, Thomas J. Beyer noted among Vietnam casualties. [Captain Hank CRAMER - feels father was forgotten.] Captain Harry Cramer's military career, role in Vietnam and death there reviewed; photos shown; addition of Cramer's name today noted. [CRAMER - thinks adding father's name is appropriate.] Two more names said added today. [CRAMER - describes emotional impact on family of father's name being added.]
REPORTER: Barry Petersen

Petersen, Barry;
Rather, Dan

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.