• Short Summary

    The defense of Tuy Hoa Air Base in South Vietnam is a coordinated effort of U.

  • Description

    (a).
    Sign 637th Security Police Squadron
    2 ft

    (b).
    Intelligence officer with map under arm approached helicopter and dons protective helmet.
    8 ft

    (c).
    HH-43B (Huskie) helicopter takes off and in air
    6 ft

    (d).
    Aerial reconnaissance
    23 ft

    (e).
    Intelligence officer briefs Korean officer
    15 ft

    (f).
    Korean troops on patrol
    37 ft

    (g).
    Patrol radios back to base camp
    2 ft

    (h).
    Base camp
    3 ft



    Initials


    Official U.S. Air Force Film Released by the Department of Defense
    NOTE TO EDITORS: 96' 16mm color master released to ABC-TV for servicing TV and theatrical pool members. Color master to be forwarded to Deluxe Laboratories 850 Tenth Avenue, New York City, within 72 hours.
    NOTE TO EDITORS: PLEASED CREDIT DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE IN TITLE OR COMMENTARY
    This motion film released to DOD pool member designated is for duplication and distribution to interested TV and newsreel pool members. It is to be forwarded within 72 hours to: Army Motion Picture Depository, Army Pictorial Canter, 35-11 35th Ave., Long Island. N.Y. 11106, telephone 937-0600. This agency will deliver a duplicating master to Deluxe Laboratories, 850 Tenth Ave., New York City, telephone Circle 73220, where it will be available to non-pool members and other authorized agencies which make satisfactory financial arrangements with Deluxe Laboratories. The original release film must not be cut in any manner.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The defense of Tuy Hoa Air Base in South Vietnam is a coordinated effort of U.S. Air Force Combat Security Police (AP's) and Republic of Korea-Army combat units. The operation centers around the intelligence officer with the 637th Combat Security Police Squadron. He has the responsibility of deploying Air Force defenders on base and coordination of these activities with Korean patrol off base.

    The intelligence officer makes frequent helicopter reconnaissance flights around the perimeter of the air base noting anything suspicious. He then meets with Officer-in-Charge of the Koreans and discusses with him where to deploy armed squads in night ambush.

    The Korean troops ??? ??? areas from late ??? into the night.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADC2ES4L0Q6NYKL5490WD73SMT
    Media URN:
    VLVADC2ES4L0Q6NYKL5490WD73SMT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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