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The Home of the Brave (World War II / Exercise Tiger) #754065

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 28, 2004
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Slapton Sands, England: Bob Faw) The memories of Charlie Brubaker‡ and Steve Sadlin‡, who survived Exercise Tiger, a World War II training mission for landing on Utah Beach that turned into a disaster when German gunboats torpedoed 3 American ships, presented; historical footage shown; details given of the military’s silence regarding the incident; scenes shown from a memorial in England. [War historian Ronald DREZ†- says it was a dangerous place to be.] [BRUBAKER, SADLIN – recall the ordeal.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Faw, Bob

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