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  • Short Summary

    American President Johnson tours Philippines and South Vietnam for talks.

  • Description

    Philippines & South Vietnam.

    GV. Exterior of Philippine House of Representatives. Various shots of two meetings between the representatives of USA and several Far East countries, at the second meeting they sign a communiqué. The representatives are the President Ferdinand Marcos of the Philippines, the host, American President Lyndon Johnson, Mr Harold Holt, Prime Minister of Australia, Mr Keith Holyoake Prime Minister of New Zealand, President Pak Chung Hi of South Korea, President Nguyen Van Thieu of South Vietnam, Field Marshal Thanon Kittikachorn of Thailand and Air Vice Marshal Nguyen Cao Ky of South Vietnam. Various shots of President Johnson attending World War II cemetery and laying a wreath. LS. President Johnson visiting rice research centre at Los Banos. He sees rice being planted in paddy field and looks at new strong crops. LS. The President at the monument at Corrigidor Bay. Various shots of President Johnson and President Marcos visiting the Malinta Tunnel, another monument to the men who fell 24 years ago. Aerial view of Cam Ranh Bay. Various shots of President Johnson standing in moving jeep next to General Westmoreland. They drive past American soldiers on parade at Cam Ranh Bay. Various shots of the President on dais with US Secretary of State Dean Rusk and Henry Cabot Lodge. They take salute along with South Vietnamese government heads. Various shots of the soldiers saluting the flag during anthem. Various shots of President Johnson now meeting the soldiers and decorates some of them with medals.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 30/10/1966.

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    Film ID:
    3218.22
    Media URN:
    76775
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:51:00 / 01:54:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 4189 D

Comments (1)

  1. edwin914@aol.com says

    My father was part of the color guard representing the USCG. He is the closest to camera walking backwards in front of Ferdinand Marcos. In 1966, we lived at Sangley Point NAS where my dad flew search and rescue missions in the South China Sea. Still 124-127. Would like info on purchase of multiple stills.

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