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Marine Death / Lawsuit #42895

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 20, 1976
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(Studio) United States Marine Corps investigates death of recruit at California training camp in March. Parents say death caused by fellow Marines.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Oceanside, California) Pugil stick training at San Diego Marine Corps Recruit Depot rptdly. led to death of Lynn McClure, 20. His parents sue United States Marine Corps for $3.5 million. [Voice of EX-RECRUIT - describes what he and another did to McClure.] Recruits involved in incident discharged and 3 cmsnd. officers and 3 sgts. suspended until final military decision made. Civilian court will decide lawsuit.
REPORTER: Bill Redeker (KCST-TV)

Reasoner, Harry

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