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Jacobsen / Wiesbaden Hospital #547710

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 05, 1986
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Former Lebanon hostage David Jacobsen's physical condition after exam. at Wiesbaden, West Germany, United States military hospital reported

(Wiesbaden, West Germany: Brian Stewart) Symbolic role of United States medical center here in hostage crises examined; details given, scenes shown. [Captain Janet ZAYAS - notes staff's protectiveness of freed hostages.] [Nurse Elaine HORISCO - recalls Father Lawrence Jenco's comment upon arrival.] [JENCO - describes his experience at hospital.] [ZAYAS - cites need to shelter freed hostages; recalls Pan Am hostages as example] [Captain Sandra MURRAY - describes ex-hostages' culinery desires.] [Former hostage Moorhead KENNEDY - recalls his experience at facility.] [Major Rebecca GOODWIN - notes significance of hostage experiences for everyone.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Stewart, Brian

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