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Tom Brokaw joins Eisenhower memorial board

WASHINGTON The group planning a memorial to President Dwight D. Eisenhower announced Wednesday that NBC News' Tom Brokaw has joined its advisory committee. Noting that Brokaw's 1998 best-selling book, "The Greatest Generation," made him an expert in, and advocate for, the young American soldiers who served under Eisenhower, the Eisenhower Memorial Commission welcomed his support. Headed by Frank Fahrenkopf, former chairman of the Republican National Committee, and Gen. Paul X. Kelley, the former commandant of the Marine Corps, the advisory committee is working to get the controversial memorial built. Brokaw is no stranger to the perilous planning process behind breaking...

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