HOT AIR BALLOON BOMBS Occupation troops in Japan. A Japanese man tips his hat at the soldiers. Landscapes of Japan. Maps of the United States and Canada. A hot air balloon with an explosive device on it that landed in the U.S. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING
GENERAL EISENHOWER General Eisenhower visits G.I. patients in the hospital. A press conference in which Eisenhower speaks about not being interested in politics and about his health. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING
VIETNAM REVOLTS Vietnamese troops, under the command of President Diem's brother have been mounting a campaign of terror against the Buddhists. Buddhist monks, nuns and sympathizers protest in Saigon against the religious persecution.
TRUMAN HONORS 442ND REGIMENTAL COMBAT UNIT A reception committee turns out to greet the 442nd Regimental (Go for Broke) Combat Team in Washington D.C.. The unit, comprised primarily of Japanese Americans is honored by President Truman himself who then gives a brief speech on the unit's triumphs in WWII.
UNIFICATION OF THE ARMED FORCES The meeting of Officers of the Armed Services to plan the National Security Act of 1947 which supported the unification of the Army, Navy and Air Force. Secretary of the Navy James Forrestal and Secretary of the Army Robert Patterson are featured along with Admirals Leahy and Nimitz and General Eisenhower. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING
CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS - 2 Montage Cuban Missile Crisis. At an emergency meeting of the U.N. Security Council, Adlai Stevenson calls "for the immediate dismantling and withdrawl from Cuba of all missiles and offensive weapons."
WEST GERMANS PROTEST BERLIN WALL On the anniversary of the Berlin Wall, West Berlin mayor Willy Brandt holds a memorial service for those who died seeking freedom. Demonstrators protest and the Freedom Bell tolls.
BERLIN WALL & FREEDOM BELL - GERMANY East German soldiers reinforce the Berlin Wall. After a teenage boy is shot dead while trying to cross the barrier, West Germans vent their anger on a bus carrying Russian guards to a War memorial. The Freedom Bell tolls. U.S. General Lucius Clay helps govern Germany after World War II.
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