UPI - The Nixon Presidency

 

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Identifier

35160004355112

Creation Date

4-8-1971

Subject—Names

Nixon, Richard M.

Subject—Places

Vietnam; Southeast Asia

Subject—Topics

Vietnam War, 1961-1975

Description

Washington: President Nixon announced in a speech from his White House office 4/7 that he will withdraw an additional 100,000 U.S. troops from Vietnam by December 1, to bring the level from 284,000 troops down to 184,000. The chart at right was used by the Chief Executive to illustrate the level of authorized troops in South Vietnam. (NOTE: THIS PHOTO WAS MADE AFTER THE SPEECH. PHOTOGRAPHERS WERE NOT ALLOWED IN THE OFFICE DURING THE SPEECH.)

Format

BW Photograph, 11" x 8.5"

Source

United Press International

Series

Vietnam

Keywords

Richard Nixon, presidents

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