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Memorial Day / Tomb of the Unknowns #729307

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 26, 2003
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(Studio: John Roberts) Report introduced.

(Washington: Joie Chen) The fresh sense of loss on this Memorial Day for those who died in the most recent conflicts in Iraq & Afghanistan featured; scenes shown from a service for Sgt. Terry Hemingway† in New Jersey, from the wreath-laying ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery, of former POW Ron Young in a parade in Dacula, Georgia, and of observances elsewhere. [President BUSH – comments on recent loss & recent courage.]

(Studio: John Roberts) The search in a Colorado quarry for a piece of white marble to repair the cracked Tomb of the Unknowns noted; scenes shown of the tomb.

Roberts, John;
Chen, Joie

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