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    US Defence Secretary and Army Chief of Staff call for universal military training.

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    Washington, D.C., United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Bradley, Johnson call for Universal Training'.

    MS. Members of the Senate Armed Services Committee in session. CU. General Omar Bradley, US Army Chief of Staff. SCU. General Bradley speaking - natural sound: 'It seems to me, therefore, that the most efficient way to meet this situation over a period of years is by having a reservoir of trained men available and organised for quick deployment in the defence of our country.' MS. & LS. Committee in session (2 shots). CU. Louis Johnson, US Defence Secretary, speaking - natural sound: 'If universal training is enacted now, Mr Chairman, its psychological effect abroad will be of incalculable value to the cause of world peace. I commend it to your consideration. I urge its adoption.'


    Date found in the old record - 28/08/1950.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:58:27:00 / 01:59:11:00
    UN 2280 F

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