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Army / Casualty Review #841648

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 25, 2006
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The Army’s measures to ensure families of fallen soldiers learn the truth about how their loved ones died examined; details given of the review of hundreds of deaths, including Pat Tillman, who was killed by friendly fire in Afghanistan, & Patrick McCaffrey††, who was murdered by Iraqi forces he was training. [Lt. Col. Pat GAWKINS†- comments on the order for field commanders to investigate every death.] [Voice of mother Mary TILLMAN††- says they know there are cases they haven’t been honest about.] [Mother Nadia McCAFFREY†- says it’s her right to hear the truth.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Andrews, Wyatt

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