West German Defense Minister Dr. Franz-Josef Strauss, on a visit to the United States June?
GV The Pentagon.
CU Mr. Gates greeting Dr. Strauss.
SV Gates greeting Air Chief Kammhuber and other Germans.
SV Gates and Herr Strauss.
CU Herr Strauss PAN to Gates.
CU General Kammhuber and General Twining.
CU General Kammhuber PAN to General Twining.
LV Group pose:- General Kammhuber, General Twining, seated in front Herr Strauss and Defence Secretary Gates.
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Background: West German Defense Minister Dr. Franz-Josef Strauss, on a visit to the United States June 7 to 20, met American defense chiefs June 15 in Washington. He was accompanied by Chief of Staff of the German Air Force General Josef Kammhuber, and at the Pentagon they had talks with US Secretary of Defense Thomas S. Gates, Jr., and with US Chief of Air Force, General Twining.
Dr. Strauss has been touring defense installations - today he visits Polaris submarine Robert E. Lee - and before leaving USA will have talks with Secretary of State Christian A. Herter.