• Short Summary

    TROOPS OF FOUR NATIONS ENGAGED IN THE VIETNAM WAR - AUSTRALIANS, AMERICANS, NEW ZEALANDERS AND SOUTH VIETNAMESE - TOOK PART IN A FLAG RAISING CEREMONY NEAR THE BIEN HOA AIRBASE, NEAR SAIGON THIS WEEK.

  • Description

    1.
    LS FOUR CALLED TROOP COMMANDERS
    0.14

    2.
    CU PAN COMMANDERS
    0.16

    3.
    MS VIETNAM TROOPS SALUTE
    0.21

    4.
    MS NZ BATTERY SALUTES
    0.23

    5.
    MS AUSTRALIAN SALUTES
    0.25

    6.
    MS US 173RD AIRBORNE SALUTES
    0.27

    7.
    LS PARADE PANNING L-R
    0.44

    8.
    MS NZ, AUSTRALIAN, US AND UP TO FLAG POLE (3 SHOTS)
    0.54

    9.
    LS 105MM HOWITZER FIRES
    0.56

    10.
    MS RAISING COLOURS
    1.03

    11.
    CU AUSTRALIAN SALUTES
    1.04

    12.
    LS HELICOPTER FLIES OVER FLAGS
    1.10



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    Background: TROOPS OF FOUR NATIONS ENGAGED IN THE VIETNAM WAR - AUSTRALIANS, AMERICANS, NEW ZEALANDERS AND SOUTH VIETNAMESE - TOOK PART IN A FLAG RAISING CEREMONY NEAR THE BIEN HOA AIRBASE, NEAR SAIGON THIS WEEK.

    COLOURS OF THE FOUR NATIONS WERE HOISTED, 105MM HOWITZERS FIRED IN SALUTE AND HELICOPTERS FLEW PAST IN TRIBUTE TO THE ONLY FOUR-NATION ALLIED AIRBORNE UNIT IN SOUTH VIETNAM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD1BNNUEPD9H2TZIF7LA0WBQAC
    Media URN:
    VLVAD1BNNUEPD9H2TZIF7LA0WBQAC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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