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Iraq / US Casualties #735592

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 15, 2003
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Statement from coalition troops commander Gen. Ricardo Sanchez about the search in Iraq for Saddam Hussein; the US military’s apology for the clash over a religious flag earlier this week, and continuing attacks on US forces noted; scenes shown of a Shiite prayer vigil in Al-Sadr City.

(Walter Reed Army Medical Center: David Martin) The human cost of the Iraq war, as seen by a visit to Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, where some of the wounded are brought for treatment, featured; scenes shown. [Wounded soldiers David PETTIGREW†, Brandon ERICKSON†, Latoya LUCAS†- comment on coping with their injuries.] [Military wife Ann PETTIGREW†- comments.]

Rather, Dan;
Martin, David

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