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Vietnam Veterans #95827

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 30, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Vietnam war's continued impact on its vets. examined; films shown. [VET. - describes his nightmares.] [Dr. Arthur BLANK - describes delayed stress syndrome's time frame.] [Dr. Dan. DOYLE - explains psychological basis of stress.] Role of United States society's antagonism toward Vietnam vets. in aggravating post- traumatic stress discussed; World War II vets.' experience compared. [VETS. - discuss hostility toward them upon returning.] [Vets. "MARTHA," "RED" - describe their problems.] (Local weather bulletin on screen.) [BLANK - cites vets.' need to talk out war problems.] ["MARTHA" - recalls patient's role in her psychological recovery.]
REPORTER: Jack Smith

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Smith, Jack
Duration:
00:04:00

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