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Lebanon / Bombing #527075

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 24, 1983
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(Studio) Psychological impact on Marine families awaiting word of relatives' fate noted.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(No location given) Ordeal of relatives not yet aware of Marine's fate in Beirut bombing examined; Jean Giblin's concern over sons, Corporals Don and Tim Giblin, both stationed in Beirut, cited as example [GIBLIN - reads Don Giblin's latest letter; recalls sons' reaction to being in Lebanon.] [Peggy BASHORE - informs husband of son Brian Bashore's safety.] [Parents of slain Marine Roy RELVAS - note they objected to son's presence in Lebanon; don't feel Marines are helping.] [Girlfriend of slain Marine Jay TISCHBACH - reads Marine's last letter.] [Tischbach's mother, Theresa STEWART - recalls son's last letter to her.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Hart, John

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