VIDEO: NBC's Jim Avila reports
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updated 12/2/2003 2:00:48 PM ET 2003-12-02T19:00:48

On April 7, a dangerous day in Baghdad, Capt. Zan Hornbuckle led a thrown-together unit of 80 medics, mechanics and a chaplain into an overmatched battle against 300 Saddam loyalists waiting in ambush. Jim Avila tells their story in this report for “NBC Nightly News.”

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