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CBS Reports: Honor, Duty and a War Called Vietnam #659278

CBS Special for Thursday, Apr 25, 1985

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A report hosted by Walter Cronkite (CBS) re: the Vietnam War ten years after its conclusion, including:
  • A taped segment with former POW Colonel Floyd Thompson, then President Gerald Ford, Vietnam veteran Robert Holcomb, retired US Marines Corps Lieutenant Colonel William Corson, Vietnam veteran George Swiers, US Marine Corps Sergeant Major DL Wildenhaus, Medal of Honor recipient Fred Zabitosky, Vietnam veteran Lewis Puller, and unidentified others.
  • A taped segment re: the battle of Khe Sanh with Vietnam Defense Minister General Van Tien Dung, Corson, and Vietnam veterans Jim Hebron and Kevin Macaulay.
  • A taped segment re: the plight of US POWs during the war, including Sen. John McCain's recollections during his recent return to Hanoi, with then President Ronald Reagan and former POWs Ralph Gaither, John Dramesi, McCain, Robert Garwood, and James Daly.
  • A taped segment re: reflections of those who participated in the war with then President Richard Nixon, Vietnam veteran Pat Finnegan, Wildenhaus, Daly, McCain, Gaither, Sen. John Kerry, and Puller, then President John Kennedy, and Reagan.
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