World War II veteran publishes book of hundreds of long-lost love letters

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While serving in the Army during World War II, Bernard Brown wrote 246 letters to the woman who would become his future wife. The letters were packed away in a box until his daughter found them and encouraged him to publish them in a book. Chip Reid reports.
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