• Short Summary

    An honour guard of crack paratroops lined up at Saigon airport at the farewell for the last of/four-star Americans commanders in South /the Vietnam, General Frederick Weyand.

  • Description

    1.
    SVN soldiers standing (4 shots)
    7 ft

    2.
    Honour guard (4 shots)
    17 ft

    3.
    CU of woman soldier
    18 ft

    4.
    MS of woman soldier
    19 ft

    5.
    Woman soldier give flower to US General
    22 ft

    6.
    Bunker and SVN General
    28 ft

    7.
    Bunker and SVN General waving hand
    31 ft

    8.
    Plane takes off
    32 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: An honour guard of crack paratroops lined up at Saigon airport at the farewell for the last of/four-star Americans commanders in South /the Vietnam, General Frederick Weyand. One of the South Vietnamese woman soldiers at the airport garlanded General Weyand minutes before his departure. The general was seen off by the American Ambassador to Saigon, Mr. Ellsworth Eunker, and South Vietnamese military leaders. Shortly after General Weyand's plane took off, the last United States servicemen also left the country.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAWNG5H6ENJMZXS4UX6C5MG6S2
    Media URN:
    VLVAWNG5H6ENJMZXS4UX6C5MG6S2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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