• Short Summary

    A PARADE IN THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE CAPITAL ON THURSDAY, MARKED THE OFFICIALS INAUGURATION OF THE "ALLIED COMMAND HEADQUARTERS".

  • Description

    A PARADE IN THE SOUTH VIETNAMESE CAPITAL ON THURSDAY, MARKED THE OFFICIALS INAUGURATION OF THE "ALLIED COMMAND HEADQUARTERS". THE HEADQUARTERS' BUILDING IS IN TRAN QUOC TOAN STREET.

    PRIME MINISTER NGUYEN CAO KY PRESIDED AT THE INAUGURATION CEREMONY WHERE TROOPS FROM THE VARIOUS OVERSEAS CONTINGENTS AIDING THE SOUTH VIETNAM GOVERNMENT WERE REPRESENTED AS WELL AS THE SOUTH VIETNAM FORCES.

    THE UNITED STATES HAS BY FAR THE LARGEST NUMBER OF TROOPS SERVING IN SOUTH VIETNAM. RECENT FIGURES GAVE THE NUMBERS AS 165,000. AS WELL AS AMERICAN TROOPS, THERE ARE CONTINGENTS FROM AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND, SOUTH KOREA, TAIWAN, THE PHILIPPINES AND THAILAND. CURRENT STRENGTH OF SOUTH VIETNAM'S OWN FORCES, INCLUDING POLICE AND MILITIA, IS 650,000 MEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA90P7LRGC3BFRH2Z4SOCIJOA3
    Media URN:
    VLVA90P7LRGC3BFRH2Z4SOCIJOA3
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/12/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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