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1964 – Vietnam: Planes and Men Rushed to Asia
08:49:34 Main title: US Bolsters Forces – Planes and Men Rushed to Asia.
08:49:39 Planes w/ wings up on carrier deck. US ship Maddox (SS-731), one of two patrol boats attacked off Gulf of Tonkin near North Vietnam.
08:49:57 Aerials of aircraft carriers USS TICONDEROGA (CVA-14), USS CONSTELLATION (CV-64) planes take off. Rockets aimed.
08:50:29 White house at night.
08:50:34 Partial: President Johnson address to the Nation re crisis – unprovoked attack – US seeks no wider war – re instructions to Ambassador Stevenson. Wounded.
08:52:02 Exterior United Nations building. Interiors, “We still seek no wider war.” Stevenson speaks re attacks in S.E.Asia. “In SE Asia we want nothing more or nothing less.
08:52:47 US forces in South Vietnam – out of helicopter – across fields. Fighter bomber aircraft landing. CU
LBJ speaks: It is a solemn responsibility…. firmness will always be measured – its mission is peace.
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