• Short Summary

    Marine Corps Captain Vera Jones joins thousands of her fellow Americans serving in South Vietnam as she begins a one year tour of duty in Saigon.

  • Description

    (a).
    Capt. Jones & 1st Sgt. Ferguson discuss personnel case
    13 ft

    (b).
    Capt. Jones on telephone
    10 ft

    (c).
    mls downtown Saigon
    3 ft

    (d).
    Capt. Jones arrives shop via pedicab
    12 ft

    (e).
    Capt. Jones shops for handbag
    11 ft

    (f).
    Capt. Jones shops for vase
    4 ft

    (g).
    Capt. Jones shops for dresses
    19 ft

    (h).
    l.s. Saigon street
    2 ft



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    NOTE TO EDITORS: 74' 16mm color composite print released to NBC-TV, CBS-TV, ABC-TV, UPI-Newsfilm, Telenews and a master and optical track to Deluxe Lab.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Marine Corps Captain Vera Jones joins thousands of her fellow Americans serving in South Vietnam as she begins a one year tour of duty in Saigon. Here with First Sgt. Ferguson, Captain Jones begins here job as Officer in Charge of Marine Corps Personnel Section of the Military Advisory Command. In this important assignment, Captain Jones will be handling personnel administration of those Marines, officer and enlisted, who serve in Vietnam as advisors to the Vietnamese armed forces.

    In her free time, Captain Jones does what comes naturally--she goes shopping Captain Jones is a six year veteran of the Marine Corps and hails from Seattle, Washington.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4TJYQI2DTWVWIQE4VKGFG5UFI
    Media URN:
    VLVA4TJYQI2DTWVWIQE4VKGFG5UFI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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