• Short Summary

    ELEMENTS OF THE SOUTH KOREAN TIGER DIVISION HAVE BEEN CONDUCTING AN OPERATION IN THE PHU-CAT MOUNTAINS, ABOUT 280 MILES (ABOUT 450 KILOMETRES) NORTHEAST OF SAIGON.

  • Description

    1.
    MV ARTILLERY FIRING (2 SHOTS)
    0.20

    2.
    LV INFANTRY ADVANCING (2 SHOTS)
    0.44

    3.
    MV SOLDIERS CARRYING WOUNDED COMRADE TO HELICOPTER
    0.57

    4.
    MV REFUGEES COMING OFF LANDING CRAFT
    1.02

    5.
    MV WAITING REFUGEES
    1.13

    6.
    MV REFUGEES OFF LANDING CRAFT
    1.22

    7.
    MV REFUGEES WALKING TO TRANSPORT
    1.28

    8.
    MV REFUGEES CLIMBING ON TO TRUCKS
    1.37

    9.
    DITTO REVERSE ANGLE
    1.42

    10.
    DITTO ANOTHER ANGLE
    1.48

    11.
    MV REFUGEES SITTING IN TRUCKS
    1.53



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: ELEMENTS OF THE SOUTH KOREAN TIGER DIVISION HAVE BEEN CONDUCTING AN OPERATION IN THE PHU-CAT MOUNTAINS, ABOUT 280 MILES (ABOUT 450 KILOMETRES) NORTHEAST OF SAIGON. PURPOSE OF THE OPERATION WAS TO HUNT OF VIET CONG AND DESTROY VIET CONG STRONGHOLDS IN THE AREA.

    DURING THE OPERATION, MORE THAN A THOUSAND REFUGEES GATHERED ON PHU-CAT BEACH TO BE TRANSPORTED BY U.S. ARMY VESSELS TO QUI-NHON PORT, ABOUT 18 MILES (ABOUT 30 KILOMETRES) DISTANT.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABMUUMLIOM1GR48ZEHLOB8XIEV
    Media URN:
    VLVABMUUMLIOM1GR48ZEHLOB8XIEV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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