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    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.

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    Minister Vredeling arriving by car and walking with Secretary Schlesinger and Admiral Moorer to the reviewing stand, 19-gun salute, trooping the line and on the reviewing stand.




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    NOTE TO EDITORS: This story filmed August 22, 1973, at the Pentagon.
    NOTE TO EDITORS: This story filmed August 22, 1973, at the Pentagon.
    NOTE TO EDITORS: Please credit Department of Defense in title or commentary.
    This motion picture released to CBS-TV for duplication and distribution to interested television and newsfilm pool members. This original footage may not be cut and is to be returned within 72 hours to the Department of Defense Media Services Branch, Room 2E 773, the Pentagon, Washington, D. C. 20301.

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    Background: 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:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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