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The Homefront (Iraq War) #851575

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 04, 2006
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Hinesville, Georgia: Martin Savidge) The attitudes about the war from soldiers who are preparing to return to Iraq featured; scenes shown from at Ft. Stewart, Georgia, and Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. [Sgt. Brian RENNALLY‡, tank maintainer Ryan FORD‡, Spc. Jacob ERSKINE‡, Col. Sam TORRE‡, Sgt. Vincent WATKINS‡- express views.]

(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Bridport, Vermont: Dawn Fratangelo) The bond in Vermont between military families who have lost loved ones in the war featured; scenes shown from Bridport of a vigil and the funeral for National Guardsman Sp. Alan Bean, Jr.; excerpts shown from the documentary “Vermont Fallen.” [Parents Alan and Kim BEAN††- comment.] [University of Vermont professor Frank BRYAN†- says they oppose the war but not in a way that hurts their neighbors.] [Norwich Military University student Craig McGRATH††- comments on the documentary.]

Williams, Brian;
Savidge, Martin;
Fratangelo, Dawn

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