• Short Summary

    Admiral Armin Zimmermann received one of America's highest military awards at a ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington on Thursday (Dec. 13).

  • Description

    Admiral Armin Zimmermann received one of America's highest military awards at a ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington on Thursday (Dec. 13).

    Admiral Zimmermann, the Chairman of the West German Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Armed Forces, was awarded the United States Legion of Merit, medal, with the degree of Commander.

    The ceremony was hosted by the Chairman of the United States Joint Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Thomas H. Moorer. Troops from the United States Army, Navy and Air Force took part in the ceremony.

    Admiral Zimmermann was given a 19 gun salute and the United States Marine ??? Band played the "Admiral's March", and the national anthems of the Federal Republic of Germany, and the United States.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABJTHVP7FUDH05FU070EHCC2LB
    Media URN:
    VLVABJTHVP7FUDH05FU070EHCC2LB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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