• Short Summary

    The relieving ceremony of the Republic of Korea Navy was held at the Vietnamese Navy Yard Thursday morning on aboard the Korean Navy ship LST 813 with the attendance of the VN Navy Commander Captain Tran-Van-Phan; Lt.

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    The relieving ceremony of the Republic of Korea Navy was held at the Vietnamese Navy Yard Thursday morning on aboard the Korean Navy ship LST 813 with the attendance of the VN Navy Commander Captain Tran-Van-Phan; Lt. Gen. Tran-Ngoc-Tam, Chairman of the Free World Military Assistance Organization in VN; Admiral Ward, Senior US Navy Advisor; Korean Ambassador Sang-Chul-Shin as well as the leaving Korean navy sailors. Three ships-one LST and two LSM (609 and 611)- have been assigned here in Vietnam as a military assistance from the Republic of Korea so far, now there are five ships including newly arrived two LSTs (807, 808)
    Today's relieving ceremony is for the transfer of their duty in Vietnam- two LSMs (609 and 611) leaving here after complete their duty to transport military and civilian goods from Saigon to Nha-Trang, Cam-Ranh, Qui-Nhon, and Da-Nang ports for last eight months, and the newly arrived two LSMs (605 and 607) taking over the job.

    The Orders of a Ceremony
    Salute the Senior Officer on the stand
    1. Opening Remarks
    2. Salute the National Flag
    3. Announcement of the Unit rotation orders
    4. Relieving Ships Co. report to Comntu ROKF-V
    a. By CO, WOLMI(LSM609) and NUNG RA (LSM 611)
    b. By CO, KATOK(LSM605) and PIAP (LSM609)
    5. Presentation of the RVN Medals of honor
    a. Medals of honor first class (4)
    b. Medals of honor Second class (8)
    6. Presentation of the citation
    a. Unit Citation
    (1) By C/G ROKF-V
    (2) By C/G US MAC-V
    b. Individual Citation
    (1) By C/G ROKF-V
    (2) By C/G CSG ROKF-V
    (3) By COMMANDER NTU ROKF-V
    7. Presentation of the Letter of appreciation by C/G ROKF-V
    a. LT. DANG DINH HIEP(VNN)
    b. LT. THOMAS C, ANDERSEN(USN)
    8. Address by the C/G, ROKF-V
    9. Congratulatory address by the Representative RVNN and USN
    10. Presentation of a bouquet by the Republic of Vietnam Navy
    11. Closing Remarks
    Salute the Senior Officer on the Stand

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7DW97E0H0IQMCGO6UUKLZPJCD
    Media URN:
    VLVA7DW97E0H0IQMCGO6UUKLZPJCD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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