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The Home of The Brave (Teaching The Young About World War II) #627903

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 05, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The work of Wenatchee, WA, English teacher Allison Agnew in teaching students about World War II featured. [AGNEW - reads to her students; talks about being reminded of her ancestors' sacrifices.] [Student Chelsea WOLLIZER - reads a letter to Brokaw.] [Veteran Gordon CONGDON - talks about his wife's death.] [Student Sara STAGAN - talks about her mother's death; says heroes are still out there.] [Student John DAVIES, grandfather Dell DAVIES - talk about photos from World War II.]

Brokaw, Tom

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