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Person of the Week (Chris Walsh) #846837

ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 08, 2006
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Chris Walsh, a US Navy medic in Iraq, who turned his military mission into a humanitarian one, profiled; details given about his death from an IED on September 4 & his patrol's efforts to bring a sick Iraqi girl {"Mariam"} out of Fallujah for medical care in his memory; photos shown. [Mother Maureen WALSH†- talks about her son's life's work; reads a letter from her son's patrol group.] [Navy Capt. Sean DONOVAN†- recounts what happened with the sick baby girl.] [Marine S/Sgt. Edward EWING†- says he thought she would be another lost child but for Chris's mission.]

Gibson, Charles

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