• Short Summary

    An Armed Forces full-honour arrival ceremony was held today (August 22, 1973) at the Pentagon for Minister Henricus Vredeling, Minister of Defense, the netherlands.

  • Description

    An Armed Forces full-honour arrival ceremony was held today (August 22, 1973) at the Pentagon for Minister Henricus Vredeling, Minister of Defense, the netherlands. The ceremony was held at the River Entrance of the Pentagon. It was hosted by the Honourable James R. Schlesinger, U.S. Secretary of Defense, and Admiral Thomas N. Moorer, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff.

    The participating troops included the Army's 3rd Infantry from Fort Myer, the U.S. Marine Corps Ceremonial and Guard Company from the Marine Barracks, Washington, the U.S. Navy Ceremonial Guard from Naval District, Washington, the U.S. Air Force Honour Guard from Bolling Air Force Base, and the U.S. Coast Guard Ceremonial Honour Guard from the Washington Radio Station, Alexandria. The U.S. Navy Band provided the music.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6Y341U00O0B1JVZ8RMKUZMGFD
    Media URN:
    VLVA6Y341U00O0B1JVZ8RMKUZMGFD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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