• Short Summary

    THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY, GENERAL EARLE G. WHEELER HAS BEEN?

  • Description

    THE CHIEF OF STAFF OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY, GENERAL EARLE G. WHEELER HAS BEEN MAKING A ONE-WEEK INSPECTION TOUR IN SOUTH VIETNAM.

    HE WAS ACCOMPANIED BY A BIG PARTY OF HIGH RANKING OFFICERS FROM THE ARMY AND OTHER AMERICAN SERVICES.

    IT WAS GENERAL WHEELER'S FIRST VISIT TO SOUTH VIETNAM SINCE HE TOOK UP HIS PRESENT POST ON OCTOBER 1ST 1962. ON HIS ARRIVAL, HE CONFERRED IN SAIGON WITH THE CHIEF OF THE VIETNAMESE ARMED FORCES GENERAL STAFF, GENERAL LE VAN TY.

    ON JANUARY 19, GENERAL WHEELER BEGAN A VISIT TO AMERICAN FIELD UNITS, STARTING AT THE STRATEGIC HAMLET OF CU CHI, IN GIA DINH PROVINCE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6HRYJW5AYQBMHPZYMXST0XE63
    Media URN:
    VLVA6HRYJW5AYQBMHPZYMXST0XE63
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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