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Memorial Day / Vietnam War #90117

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 28, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Total United States casualties in all its wars noted; individual vets.' graves at Arlington National Cemetery shown, named. Public support for United States wars prior to Vietnam recalled; number killed in Vietnam mentioned. [VETS. - discuss public's perception of them.]
REPORTER: Charles Gibson

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Rochester, New York) Vets.' boycott of Memorial Day parade here due to participation of women's peace group discussed; films shown. [Korean War veteran Robert DARDANO Senior - criticizes political aura of peace group's demonstration on Memorial Day.] [Women's Action for Peace spokesperson Pat MANNIX - responds.] [Vietnam vet. Richard ISAMAN - explains participating in parade.] [Women's Action spokesperson Hyla SANDGRUND, World War II veteran Mike DANYLYSHYN - debate meaning of Memorial Day.]
REPORTER: John McKenzie

Gibson, Charles;
Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John

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