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A Closer Look (Rescue Mission) #725332

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 02, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The rescue of American POW Pfc. Jessica Lynch of the 507th Maintenance Co. featured; live video feed & animation shown of the dramatic rescue in Nasiriyah. [US Central Command Brig. Gen. Vincent BROOKS†- says it was a classic joint operation; states there were fire fights outside the hospital.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Palestine, West Virginia: Claire Shipman) The reaction in rural West Virginia to the rescue featured; scenes shown from Jessica's hometown of Palestine, West Virginia. [Father Gregory LYNCH†- jokes about his daughter.] [Sister Brandi LYNCH†- says she will still enlist in the Army.] [At Mike's Diner, MAN - comments.]

Jennings, Peter;
Raddatz, Martha;
Shipman, Claire

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