The graduation ceremony of the 20th Reserved Officers Class was held this morning at the Thu-Duc Infantry School under the presence of Chief of State Lt.
arrival of gen. Thieu and Prime Minister Ky
salute to the national colour and inspection
introduction of the top graduate: Officer Cadet Le-Cong-Thuan
presentation of honour sword to the top graduate by Gen Thieu, Chief of State
presentation of aspirant insignia to the top graduate by gen. Thieu
oath taking by new officers: close-up of top graduate face and cadets
speech by gen Thieu
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Background: The graduation ceremony of the 20th Reserved Officers Class was held this morning at the Thu-Duc Infantry School under the presence of Chief of State Lt. Gen. Nguyen-Van-Thieu, Prime Minister Nguyen-Cao-Ky, Deputy PM. Nguyen-Huu-Co, General Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Co-Van-Vien, and foreign military attaches as well as many families of the cadets.