• Short Summary

    THE WAR IN SOUTH VIETNAM; THE UNITED STATES DEFENCE DEPARTMENT YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) ASKED FOR THE CONSCRIPTION OF MORE THAN 45,000 MEN IN DECEMBER - THE HIGHEST MONTHLY DRAFT SINCE THE KOREAN WAR AND MORE THAN 10,000 HIGHER THAN THE LEVEL INDICATED BY PRESIDENT JOHNSON TWO MONTHS AGO.

  • Description

    THE WAR IN SOUTH VIETNAM; THE UNITED STATES DEFENCE DEPARTMENT YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) ASKED FOR THE CONSCRIPTION OF MORE THAN 45,000 MEN IN DECEMBER - THE HIGHEST MONTHLY DRAFT SINCE THE KOREAN WAR AND MORE THAN 10,000 HIGHER THAN THE LEVEL INDICATED BY PRESIDENT JOHNSON TWO MONTHS AGO.

    SOUTH KOREA IS ALSO SCHEDULE TO SEND MORE TROOPS IN SOUTH VIETNAM. ON TUESDAY, A LARGE CROWD GATHERED AT SEOUL AIRPORT TO GIVE A BIG SEND OFF TO THE 'TIGER UNIT', THE ADVANCE PARTY OF A COMBAT DIVISION, ON ITS WAY TO JOIN THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE, AMERICANS, AUSTRALIANS AND NEW ZEALANDERS ENGAGED THE WAR AGAINST THE VIETCONG.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3H5FXIQI25R6DC482IQORKAUI
    Media URN:
    VLVA3H5FXIQI25R6DC482IQORKAUI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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