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    A Japanese Naval training squadron was welcomed to Newport, Rhode Island Saturday (2 Sept), where they paid respects to the late Commodore Matthew Perry.

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    Four Warship Japanese Squadron arriving Newport harbour; parade to City ???; Japanese being welcomed by city officials; gifts and ??? being exchanged.




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    Background: A Japanese Naval training squadron was welcomed to Newport, Rhode Island Saturday (2 Sept), where they paid respects to the late Commodore Matthew Perry. The Commodore was a Newport native who established communications between Japan and the United States in 1853.

    The four-washing Japanese Naval Squadron, on a year-long training cruise stopped off Saturday in Newport. The Squadron Commander, Seizaburo Hoshin, invited all to be his guests aboard the warships. His crew of eleven-hundred are members of Japan's "Maritime Self-Defense Force," of which the present touring squadron is a unit. The squadron will arrive in New York City on Tuesday September 5, for a brief visit.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEJFE2HZBTSAI9N2SDCUX4A6SG
    Media URN:
    VLVAEJFE2HZBTSAI9N2SDCUX4A6SG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
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    N/A

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