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The Home of the Brave (World War II: Black Sunday) #715471

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 28, 2002
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.

(Papua New Guinea: Kerry Sanders) The discovery in Papua New Guinea, of two B-24 bombers that were lost on “Black Sunday,” the day in 1944 that 37 US planes disappeared, featured; details given about the US Army’s investigation of villagers’ lore developed around the planes; historical footage shown of the bombers in flight; scenes shown. [VILLAGER {thru translator} – says we’d never seen a white person.] [Two INVESTIGATORS – describe what they are discovering.] [Victim’s daughter Patricia GAFFNEY-ANSEL†- comments on the positive identification of her father’s remains thru DNA.] [US Army Capt. Angel VELEZ†- says we will never leave anyone behind.]

Seigenthaler, John;
Sanders, Kerry

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