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Iraq War / The Military Family #725526

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 07, 2003
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Casualty figures cited.

(Ft. Stewart, Georgia: Roger O’Neil) How the military supports families of fallen soldiers featured; details given about the military’s attention to families of war casualties; scenes shown from the funeral at Arlington National Cemetery for Sgt. Josh Heravko‡. [US military officer Capt. Dennis MONTERO‡- explains how the military handles relatives’ needs.] [Killed-in-action L/Cpl. Jose Gutierrez’ foster sister Lillian CARDENAS†- says the support of the military and US government has been phenomenal.] [At Fort Stewart, Georgia, military WIVES – talk about supporting each other.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Condolences for the loss of NBC reporter David Bloom acknowledged.

Brokaw, Tom;
O’Neil, Roger

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