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Singlaub Retirement #498566

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 28, 1978
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(Studio) Requested resignation of Major General John Singlaub following criticism of President Carter's stance on neutron bomb reported.

(No location given) May 1977 film shown; Singlaub criticism of planned US withdrawal from South Korea recalled. Film of Singlaub speech to Reserve Officers' Training Corps at Georgia Tech. shown. Neutron bomb statement quoted. B-1 bomber mentioned. Singlaub meeting with Clifford Alexander reported [Army spokesperson Brigadier General Robert SOLOMON - details Singlaub retirement.] Singlaub's statement re: incident quoted.
REPORTER: Robert Bazell

(Studio) Robert Dole said to have commended Singlaub for Carter criticism. Representative Sam Stratton did likewise. Douglas MacArthur and George Patton recalled.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Bazell, Robert;
Chancellor, John;
Hart, John

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