Lt Colonel Glenn receives rank of full colonel from President Johnson on steps of White House.
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American newsreel item. Title reads: "John Glenn Is Now A Full Colonel"
Washington DC, United States of America / USA
Various shots, flashback to 1962 and Lieutenant Colonel John Glenn in his space suite and climbing into space capsule, Friendship Seven. LS Rocket in flight at Cape Canaveral, Florida in 1962. CU Television shot of John Glenn during flight. Various shots, John Glenn after his space flight. GV White House through trees. Various shots, on steps of White House, US President Lyndon B Johnson presents John Glenn with a full colonel title and his wife Mrs Glenn gets a kiss from the President.
Note: Date on original record: 26/10/1964. American commentary.