• Short Summary

    FINLAND CELEBRATED THE 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF ARMED FORCES DAY YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) WITH MILITARY PARADES THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY.

  • Description

    FINLAND CELEBRATED THE 45TH ANNIVERSARY OF ARMED FORCES DAY YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) WITH MILITARY PARADES THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY.IN HELSINKI, PRESIDENT URHO KEKKONEN TOOK THE SALUTE AT A BIG MARCH PAST IN GREAT CHURCH SQUARE.

    CABINET MINISTERS AND FOREIGN MILITARY ATTACHES WERE AMONG THE MANY THOUSANDS OF SPECTATORS.TAKING PART IN THE PARADE WERE ARMY AND NAVAL UNITS WHILE JET AIRCRAFT FLEW OVERHEAD.

    (FINLAND'S ARMED FORCES COMPRISE AN ARMY OF 34,500 TROOPS, A NAVY OF 4,500 MEN AND AN AIR FORCE OF 60 COMBAT AIRCRAFT, PLUS 3,000 PERSONNEL.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8U29GM5ZXQUXCNAKDWEBK45MW
    Media URN:
    VLVA8U29GM5ZXQUXCNAKDWEBK45MW
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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