• Short Summary

    Bien Hoa June 3.- the US paratroopers 1st operation began since June 1st in the area 15km north of Bien Hoa air base, with the target to clear the region around the Bien Hoa Air base and with the purpose to let the US paratroopers study and practice their anti guerrilla tactics in this jungle field.

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    MS, CU Mountain artillery company in their position of shelling



    MS, CU Helicopters done the mission of transport of paratroopers



    MS, CU paratroopers move on the field



    MS, CU Officers studied the region on map



    MS, CU At 4pm of June 3.- artillery unit was transported back by helicopters to end the operation



    MS, CU Activities to push artillery units on the choppers



    MS, CU Amunitions and paratroopers got into the helicopters to get back to Bien Hoa.




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    Background: Bien Hoa June 3.- the US paratroopers 1st operation began since June 1st in the area 15km north of Bien Hoa air base, with the target to clear the region around the Bien Hoa Air base and with the purpose to let the US paratroopers study and practice their anti guerrilla tactics in this jungle field.The 173rd paratroopers done a search mission in the Tan Dinh area with the support of a company of mountain artillery and 2 companies of transport and fighting helicopters.The operation was ended June 3, and it was the day authorized to newsmen to cover the operation.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA82N4MZ7GSCQAZUOZUF2DSTIHV
    Media URN:
    VLVA82N4MZ7GSCQAZUOZUF2DSTIHV
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1965
    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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