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World War II / McGovern Interview #656264

CNN Evening News for Monday, Jan 07, 2002
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Taped interview held with former Senator George McGovern about his adventures as a B-24 bomber pilot in World War II. [McGOVERN - recalls his first bombing flight in a war to the death; states that the B-24 was a difficult plane to fly; explains the experience of seeing fellow soldier incinerated; talks about Stephen Ambrose's book "The Wild Blue" about McGovern and his flight crew; says people are surprised that he was an opponent of the Vietnam War and a dedicated combat pilot in World War II; calls Saudi terrorist Osama bin Laden a "bitter, twisted man" who hates Western civilization.]

Brown, Aaron

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