• Short Summary

    THE AUSTRALIAN FAST FRIGATES, H.M.A.S. QUIBERON AND H.M.A.S. QUEENBOROUGH ARE PAYING A SIX-DAY GOODWILL VISIT?

  • Description

    1.
    LS. QUEENBOROUGH IN SAIGON HARBOUR.
    2 1/2 ft

    2.
    MS. VIETNAMESE NAVAL GUARD SALUTES FRIGATES.
    4 ft

    3.
    LS. QUEENBOROUGH NEARING WHARF.
    7 ft

    4.
    MLS. CREW PREPARE TO BERTH (2 SHOTS)
    10 ft

    5.
    MS. NAMEPLATE - QUEENBOROUGH.
    11 ft

    6.
    MLS. AUSTRALIAN SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE IN SAIGON AND WIVES GO ABROAD.
    13 ft

    7.
    MLS. VIETNAMESE OFFICERS GO ABOARD.
    18 1/2 ft

    8.
    MLS. FLAG STAFF TILT DOWN TO QUIBERON BERTHING NEAR QUEENBOROUGH.
    23 ft

    9.
    MLS. AUSTRALIAN OFFICERS.
    24 1/2 ft

    10.
    MLS. CREW AT STERN AS QUIBERON BERTH.
    27 ft

    11.
    MS. SHIP'S CREST.
    28 ft

    12.
    MS. AUSTRALIAN OFFICERS SALUTE.
    29 1/2 ft

    13.
    MS. COLONEL HO TAN QUYEN, COMMANDER OF THE VIETNAMESE NAVY GOES ABOARD AND IS GREETED BY CAPTAINS OF TWO FRIGATES, COMMANDER V.A. PARKER AND LIEUT. COMMANDER F.R. WOODS.
    32 ft

    14.
    MLS. BRITISH AMBASSADOR, MR. HILL GOES ABOARD.
    37 ft

    15.
    MLS. AUST. AMBASSADOR, MR. HILL GOES ABOARD.
    41 ft

    16.
    MS. CREW MEMBERS.
    44 ft

    17.
    MS. VIETNAMESE GUARD.
    45 1/2 ft

    18.
    LS. TWO FRIGATES. (2 SHOTS)
    50 ft



    Initials LCS/S/MK/GAP/MK



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE AUSTRALIAN FAST FRIGATES, H.M.A.S. QUIBERON AND H.M.A.S. QUEENBOROUGH ARE PAYING A SIX-DAY GOODWILL VISIT TO SOUTH VIETNAM.

    THEIR VISIT BEGAN AT NHA TRANG IN THE NORTH AND THEN THEY ARRIVED IN THE CAPITAL, SAIGON, FOR A FULL PROTOCOL VISIT.

    APART FROM THE OFFICIAL RECEPTIONS, THE AUSTRALIAN SAILORS PLAYED BASKETBALL AGAINST VIETNAMESE TEAMS AND BOTH FRIGATES WERE TO BE THROWN OPEN TO THE PUBLIC ON SUNDAY FEBRUARY 3.

    THE AUSTRALIAN CREWS CELEBRATED AUSTRALIAN DAY ASHORE AT NHA TRANG WHERE THERE IS VIETNAMESE NAVAL COLLEGE. QUEENBOROUGH AND QUIBERON ARE DUE TO RETURN TO AUSTRALIA IN MARCH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACIFAOVWW5H4CVCE4AWT21M9OW
    Media URN:
    VLVACIFAOVWW5H4CVCE4AWT21M9OW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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