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Iraq War / American Prisoners #724626

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 24, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) The showing on Iraqi TV of the American crew of a helicopter downed near Baghdad reported; pictures from Al Jazeera TV shown of Ronald Young† and David Williams†.

(Fort Bliss, Texas: Vince Gonzales) The first American prisoners of war featured; details given of how the maintenance crew, based at Fort Bliss, Texas, was ambushed; Al Jazeera video shown of Joseph Hudson††, Edgar Hernandez††, Shoshana Johnson†† and Patrick Miller††; scenes shown from An Nasiriyah. [Hudson’s mother Anecita HUDSON†, Miller’s sister Kimberly MILLER†- react to seeing their loved ones on TV.] [Johnson’s aunt Margaret Thorne HENDERSON†- worries about Johnson’s treatment as the only female.] [Former prisoner of war Jeffrey FOX†- recalls his experience as a captive in the first gulf war.]

Rather, Dan;
Gonzales, Vince

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