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    MAJOR-GENERAL JAMES POLK, UNITED STATES COMMANDER IN BERLIN, TOOK THE SALUTE AT SPRING-TIME REVIEW OF U.

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    GV TROOPS LINED UP.
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    CU SIGN, "BATTLE GROUP, INFANTRY H. Q".
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    LV GENERAL POLK REVIEWS TROOPS.
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    SV DITTO.
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    GV PAN TROOPS LINED UP.
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    SV GENERAL ADDRESSES TROOPS.
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    LV TROOPS MARCH PAST.
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    CU MARCHING FEET.
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    SLV FLAG-BEARERS MARCH PAST.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MAJOR-GENERAL JAMES POLK, UNITED STATES COMMANDER IN BERLIN, TOOK THE SALUTE AT SPRING-TIME REVIEW OF U.S.ARMY UNITS STATIONED IN THE CITY YESTERDAY (SATURDAY).THE OCCASION MARKED THE FIRST PUBLIC APPEARANCE IN BERLIN OF THE 1ST BATTLE GROUP, 28TH U.S.INFANTRY, SINCE IT WAS POSTED THERE LAST MONTH.

    ABOUT 2,500 TROOPS WITH MILITARY VEHICLES AND TANKS TOOK PART IN THE PARADE.GENERAL POLK, WHO SERVED WITH AMERICAN FORCES IN EUROPE DURING WORLD WAR II, WAS APPOINTED U.S.COMMANDER OF BERLIN LAST JANUARY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAVZITNTYXYETEYE5DYWGVP46Z
    Media URN:
    VLVAVZITNTYXYETEYE5DYWGVP46Z
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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