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In Depth (Iraq / Damon) #756701

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 02, 2004
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Brian Williams) The story of Sgt. Peter Damon††, who lost both his hands in the war in Iraq, updated; details given about the work of contractor John Gonsalves††, who founded Homes for Our Troops to provide homes for wounded veterans. [DAMON – says there is a life after losing limbs; talks about trying to fit back into his young son’s life; comments on his mental state and looking for a job.] [Wife Jennifer DAMON††- comments on her husband’s progress.] NOTE - Local weather bulletin on screen.

Brokaw, Tom;
Williams, Brian

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