Vietnam Soldier Gets Medal From President… 1964

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Washington, United States of America USA.

American commentary, transcript on file.

GV. White House through trees. VS. In White House President Lyndon B Johnson presents Medal of Honour to Army Captain Roger H.C. Donlon of New York for his gallantry in Vietnam. An interesting item...

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Cataloguer:
Agnew
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
88098
Sort Number:
UN 3970 G
Time in/Out:
02:00:10:00 / 02:01:35:00
Canister:
UN 3970 G
Film ID:
3123.22
Issue Date:
1964

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