• Short Summary

    THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE NAVY HAS PUT THOUSANDS OF CAPTURED WEAPONS ON DISPLAY AT THE NAVAL HEADQUARTERS IN THE CAPITAL SAIGON.

  • Description

    THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE NAVY HAS PUT THOUSANDS OF CAPTURED WEAPONS ON DISPLAY AT THE NAVAL HEADQUARTERS IN THE CAPITAL SAIGON.

    THE WEAPONS WERE TAKEN FROM SMALL TRAWLERS ALLEGEDLY ATTEMPTING TO SHIP ARMS ALONG THE MEKONG DELTA TO VIET CONG FORCES.

    A LARGE PART OF THE DISPLAY WAS TAKEN FROM ONE BOAT, A LARGE MOTORISED FISHING BOAT CAPTURED A FEW WEEKS AGO BY UNITED STATES AND SOUTH VIETNAMESE NAVY PERSONNEL. IT WAS DISABLED IN AN AERIAL ATTACK.

    THE WEAPONS INCLUDE RIFLES, SUB-MACHINE GUNS, AUTOMATIC RIFLES, ANTI-AIRCRAFT MACHINE GUNS, 82M.M. MORTARS AND 75M.M. RECOILESS RIFLES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA70Q164L5DF7EZ8RQ50LS0Q3KD
    Media URN:
    VLVA70Q164L5DF7EZ8RQ50LS0Q3KD
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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