• Short Summary

    Saigon Feb, 23 - A big ammo cache has been uncovered by the VN 7th division during a search and destroy operation named as Cuu Long 55 in Binh Dai district, Kien Hoa province in the delta of South Vietnam.

  • Description


    ROLL NO. 1 MS,CU Views of captured weapons exposed at the PC of the operation in Binh Dai district.



    MS,CU General Nguyen Van Manh, commander of military corps 4th inspected the area and the weapons captured.



    MS,CU Views of VC 75m/m field canons.- government soldiers checked the captured canons.



    MS,CU Other views of captured weapons : individual and anti aircraft machine gun.



    MS,CU Printing machines and documents.



    MS,CU Views of the exposition in Binh Bai district, PC of the operat???



    MS,LS Aerial views of the area : jungle and woody land



    LS chopper transported to the PC the captured ammunitions



    MS,CU soldiers in the battlefield welcomed visiting newsmen



    MS views of the ammo captured and soldiers near the cache



    MS,CU Woody land and jungle.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Saigon Feb, 23 - A big ammo cache has been uncovered by the VN 7th division during a search and destroy operation named as Cuu Long 55 in Binh Dai district, Kien Hoa province in the delta of South Vietnam. It is the 1st time, government troops captured VC 75m/m field canon.- the weapons captured included 8 75m/m canons, 4 60m/m mortars, 1 anti aircraft machine gun, 335 individual rifles, 3 printing machines, 1 generator, 1 boat motor and ???0 tons of ammunitions of all kinds. The VC suffered 48 killed, 19 captured.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA99P03M3VP6NF13L27A93GKOT4
    Media URN:
    VLVA99P03M3VP6NF13L27A93GKOT4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment