NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 24, 1985
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(Studio) "Dear America" book of Vietnam vets.' letters home noted basis of new memorial; Pfc. Dan Bailey's letter shown, quoted. [BAILEY - discusses war's effect on him.] [VETS. - discuss lingering psychological problems from war.] Est. number vets suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder. [Cnslr. Chet McCLOUD - cites society's lack of support for vets.] [BAILEY - conts. discussion.] Bailey's psychological and legal problems since war outlined. [McCLOUD - notes emotional disorders among vets.] [BAILEY - comments.] [Bailey's WIFE - notes impact of husband's problems on marriage.] [BAILEY - comments.]
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
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