• Short Summary

    The biggest Pay-War Operation was conducted by the Vietnamese Navy this morning (15-8) at the District of Quang-Kuyen, about 36 miles South West of Saigon, Bien-Hoa Province.

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    ROLL NUMBER 1



    .........Supporting gunfire to the VC area in the Quang-Xuyen district near the River with the anti-aircraft Cannon and with the 76.2mm cannon, Brig. Gen. Cao and Captain Phan inspection tour of the PCE 08 battle ship, landing crafts movements, Rear. Admiral Ward's conversation with US Navy gunner advisor GMG2 Jones, Samuel S. of the Vietnamese Navy Junk Force, on a junk, VN Navy Hospital ship LSM anchored river side of the district town, red cross mark, No.400.....



    ROLL NUMBER 2



    .........Many peasants gathered at the district office ground, General view of the guests under the parachute, speech by an old representative of the district, barved wire fence and a tower for watching any VC attack, children marching to school with Vietnamese national flags, Captain Phan's speech, and Brig. Gen. Cao's speech, presentation of gifts. to the villagers, peasants' bare feet, general view of the gathering for civic action, a village hut, Navy hospital 400 LSM's activities, such as take care of the peasants dentist's treatment, crying child, injection on teeth.......




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    Background: The biggest Pay-War Operation was conducted by the Vietnamese Navy this morning (15-8) at the District of Quang-Kuyen, about 36 miles South West of Saigon, Bien-Hoa Province.The highlights of the operation were the inspections of Navy Commander, Captain Tran-Van-Phan; US Navy Rear Admiral Norville Ward, Chief of Naval Advisory Group; Brig.General Huynh-Van-Cao, head of the Political Warfare; supporting gunfire to the VC area near the District town from the VN Navy's PCE Chilang II, 08 at the River; and donation gifts to the villagers.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6HRDZ4RDYRMX54URD77JKP436
    Media URN:
    VLVA6HRDZ4RDYRMX54URD77JKP436
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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