• Short Summary

    Saigon Sept 23, 1965.- Around the defense perimeter of Danang Air Base, the US military authority has built up many hundred of outposts, someone are in remote areas, on a hill or in a deserted village or in the middle of a muddy rice field etc..

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    MS,CU Today, the US soldiers in a remote outpost get a new supply of wine and whisky



    MS,CU They received their parts of whisky and breaks letters etc..



    LS View of the outpost during the rain season



    CU Whisky is their single friend in this remote outpost



    MS,CU By the continues rain, the area around the outpost is submerged of water



    CU a sentry get a gift under the rain



    MS,CU Always they must be ready to repush of attack of the VC and they know that the VC guerrillas are not so far from their outpost



    LS,MS In this situation, they enjoy when a supplying chopper arrived




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    Background: Saigon Sept 23, 1965.- Around the defense perimeter of Danang Air Base, the US military authority has built up many hundred of outposts, someone are in remote areas, on a hill or in a deserted village or in the middle of a muddy rice field etc..many of them may get contact with PC by radio and get supplies by choppers some times weekly or once weekly. The cameraman followed a resupply mission and visited a remote outpost in the air base defense perimeter area.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABVW2EL382TXBGI6Y81FU5A2KI
    Media URN:
    VLVABVW2EL382TXBGI6Y81FU5A2KI
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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