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In Depth (World War II / USS Indianapolis / Commendation) #638229

NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 27, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: Jim Miklaszewski) The awarding of a Navy commendation to the 1200 sailors of the USS Indianapolis 56 years after the ship was torpedoed and sank reported; war footage and photos shown; details given of recollections of the survivors. [Veteran Giles McCOY - says there were sharks everywhere.] [Veteran "Big Ed" BROWN - says a shark swam between his legs.] The issue of the court-martial conviction of ship's captain Charles McVay noted.

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Miklaszewski, Jim
Duration:
00:03:00

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