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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 17, 1984
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(Studio) Remains of 8 United States servicemen listed as MIAs in Vietnam reported en route to US.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(No location given) Hanoi's release of remains, include those of Green Beret Dominic Sansone, examined; films shown. [Lieutenant Greg SANSONE - was surprised with return of father's body.] [National League of Families spokesperson Ann GRIFFIThigh school - cites need of families to go on with their lives.] Arlington National Cemetery noted honoring those still listed as MIA, such as Wayne Brown, Peter Chapman, Calvin Coolidge, Richard Fitts noted. [Vickie FITTS - explains allowing military to formally designate husband as presumed dead.] Several others listed as MIA named.
REPORTER: Ed Rabel

Reporter(s):
Rabel, Ed;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:30

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