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World War II / Battle of the Bulge / Malmedy Massacre #726846

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Dec 17, 1994
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(London: Monica Gayle) The return to Belgium of American World War II veterans to honor fallen comrades featured; details given about the Malmedy† Massacre, in which American POWs who were captured in the Battle of the Bulge were executed by German troops; footage shown of fighting, the recovery of bodies and the war crimes trial; scenes shown from the memorial at the site of the massacre. [US OFFICER – says the men did not die in vain.] [Veteran Dick BYERS†- says it is important to come back.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Gayle, Monica

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