• Short Summary

    130 MEMBERS OF A SOUTH KOREAN ARMY HOSPITAL UNIT AND TEN SELF DEFENCE INSTRUCTORS FROM SOUTH KOREA ARRIVED IN SAIGON ON FRIDAY.

  • Description

    1.
    LV KOREAN MEDICAL TEAM AND INSTRUCTORS DOWN AUSTRALIAN CARIBOU PLANE
    0.13

    2.
    SV THEY LINE UP
    0.19

    3.
    LV MEMBERS BOARD BUS (2 SHOTS)
    0.36

    4.
    SV AUSTRALIAN AND AMERICAN MILITARY ADVISORS TALK
    0.39

    5.
    LV TEAM MEMBERS NEAR HOSPITAL
    0.43

    6.
    SV KOREAN NURSES DOWN BUS
    0.51

    7.
    SV THEY IN HOSPITAL
    0.56

    8.
    SV NURSE TALKS TO VIETNAMESE DOCTOR
    1.04

    9.
    SV TWO KOREAN DOCTORS (TILT DOWN) WOUNDED VIETNAMESE SOLDIER ON BED
    1.09

    10.
    SV KOREAN DOCTORS AND NURSES INSPECT WOUNDED SOLDIERS
    1.15



    Initials JRG/S/JH/OS



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: 130 MEMBERS OF A SOUTH KOREAN ARMY HOSPITAL UNIT AND TEN SELF DEFENCE INSTRUCTORS FROM SOUTH KOREA ARRIVED IN SAIGON ON FRIDAY. THEY WERE AIRLIFTED BY AUSTRALIAN CARIBOU PLANES TO A MILITARY IN VUNG TAU, SOUTHEAST OF SAIGON.

    THE MEDICAL UNIT AND INSTRUCTORS WERE SENT TO SAIGON IN RESPONSE TO SOUTH VIETNAM'S REQUEST FOR SOUTH KOREAN AID.

    THE DEFENCE INSTRUCTORS WILL JOIN AMERICAN AND AUSTRALIAN MILITARY ADVISERS WHO ARE TRAINING SOUTH VIETNAMESE OFFICERS.

    AT THE HOSPITAL, THE SOUTH KOREAN DOCTORS AND NURSES WERE INTRODUCED TO THE STAFF AND TO WOUNDED SOUTH VIETNAMESE SOLDIERS.

    SOUTH KOREA BECOMES THE FIFTH COUNTRY AFTER AMERICA, AUSTRALIA, NEW ZEALAND AND THE PHILIPPINES - TO CONTRIBUTE AID OF THIS KIND TO SOUTH VIETNAM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6ACYYX0HN76E5ITJD4MPVV68A
    Media URN:
    VLVA6ACYYX0HN76E5ITJD4MPVV68A
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/09/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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