• Short Summary

    CHEERING CROWDS GREETED LEADERS OF THE SOUTH VIETNAM MILITARY JUNTA WHEN THEY VISITED TWO PROVINCES SOUTH OF SAIGON WEDNESDAY.

  • Description

    1.
    LS. CROWD AT LONG AN PROVINCE
    2 1/2 ft

    2.
    MS. DUONG AND OTHERS (TWO SHOTS)
    7 ft

    3.
    MLS.CROWD
    8 1/2 ft

    4.
    MS.GIRL GARLANDS DOUNG (TWO SHOTS)
    15 ft

    5.
    MS.SCHOOLCHILDREN WAGING FLAGS
    17 ft

    6.
    MS.DOUNG MEETS THE PEOPLE
    21 1/2 ft

    7.
    LS.DINH TOUNG PROVINCE
    23 1/2 ft

    8.
    LS.DESTROYED BRIDGE
    26 1/2 ft

    9.
    MLS.DOUNG AND PARTY IN VILLAGE
    30 ft

    10.
    MS.AMERICAN PARTY PERSONNEL
    33 ft

    11.
    LS.DOUNG MEETS THE PEOPLE (THREE SHOTS)
    41 ft



    Initials AA/V/JG



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: CHEERING CROWDS GREETED LEADERS OF THE SOUTH VIETNAM MILITARY JUNTA WHEN THEY VISITED TWO PROVINCES SOUTH OF SAIGON WEDNESDAY.

    THE JUNTA CHAIRMAN, MAJOR-GENERAL DOUNG VAN MINH, WAS GIVEN A WARM RECEPTION, ESPECIALLY BY YOUNG PEOPLE, ON HIS ONE-DAY MEET-THE-PEOPLE TRIP TO LONG AN AND DINH TOUNG, PROVINCES.

    BOTH LONG AN AND DINH TOUNG ARE SAID TO BE LARGELY UNDER THE CONTROL OF THE VIET CONG, ALTHOUGH THEY ARE BOTH WITHIN HALF AN HOUR'S MOTOR RIDE SOUTH OF SAIGON.

    THIS WAS THE THIRD PROVINCIAL TOUR MADE BY MAJOR GENERAL DOUNG VAN MINH AND OTHER JUNTA LEADERS. DURING THE TOUR. DECORATIONS WERE PINNED ON MEMBERS OF THE REGULAR AND TERRITORIAL FORCES FOR THEIR ACTIONS AGAINST THE VIET CONG.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6WRTSZWFENFE2422ARYKDUUEN
    Media URN:
    VLVA6WRTSZWFENFE2422ARYKDUUEN
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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