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Pictorial Report Number 6.

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975. "Three reports in one: First, a look at ROTC; second the story of the many civilians who play a vital role in our defense effort; and third, the island of hope for millions of free Chinese -- Formosa."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1953
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Operation Friendly Hand

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "The subject of today's episode is an unusual one. You could say it's the story of two families and of their effects on one another, or it might be called the story of a soldier and a girl, which is certainly not unusual. What gives today's Big Picture its distinction as the portrayal of our army as it fulfills its functions in the Cold War, helping to maintain the fragile peace through might, and strengthening the bonds of friendship among the free nations of the world through kindness."--Transcript.
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1955
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Focus on the Middle East

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "The exotic Middle East, from India to the eastern end of Africa, plays the featured role in this week's chapter. Culled from over 15,000 feet of film, the program will describe how American Army Military Assistance Groups help train the soldiers of Ethiopia, Iraq, Iran and Pakistan. Military Missions, or Aid Groups, started in Latin America in 1926. Today's Military Missions (known as MAAGs -- short for, Military Assistance Advisory Group) have evolved from models established in Greece and Turkey in 1949. MAAGs are designed to provide a direct link between the United States and its friends abroad who are in need of American know-how and skill in training their own soldiers. The members of a U.S. Army MAAG not only h [...]
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1956
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Operation Mercy

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "In this film presentation, the "human side" of the Army is identified in the contributions of the American soldier assigned to "Operation Mercy." Not so long ago thousands of Hungarian Freedom Fighters and their families were helped toward sanctuary in the United States. For them the gates of Camp Kilmer represented the end to a way of life they had found oppressive and the beginning of a new life of hope and opportunity. The action moves from the early street fighting in Budapest through the last days in October when the thunderous roar of Russian tanks was stilled and the smoke cleared over the ruined city to a ship moving out of Bremerhaven toward a pier in Brooklyn. Here all Americans -- along with the United St [...]
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1956
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Military Assistance Program: Parts I & 2.

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "The United States Military Assistance Program functions as a vital part of America's current foreign policy by furnishing advice, training, and equipment to Free World countries. Part 1 reveals some of the activities of this program in Europe and the Middle East, describing the dramatic success of NATO, as part of the Military Assistance Program. Part 2 reviews our Military Assistance Program in the Far East. From Pakistan to Korea, American military aid is essential to the defense of our allies. Like the nations of Europe, Africa, and Latin America which also receive our aid, the free nations of Asia continue to remain free in the face of threatened military aggression. American equipment, training, and advice cont [...]
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1961
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Military Assistance Advisory Group

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "A first hand report on the U.S. Military Assistance Program in Iran, filmed entirely on location and documenting American foreign policy in action. From dashing cavalry to modern armor, from camels to jet aircraft, this is the story of a nation on guard against Communist aggression in the strategically important Middle East. Aided by modern American weapons and advice, the armed forces of Iran make a vital contribution to the peace and security of the Free World."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1961
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Operation Amigo

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "Civic action at work in Latin and South America with assistance offered by members of the U.S. Army. Road-building, medical help and education for the masses are demonstrated as they happened."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1963
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The U.S. Army Unit Advisor in Vietnam

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "What happens when an American soldier is assigned as a Military Advisor in Vietnam? This week' s episode follows a United States Army Officer through his entire tour of duty on this vital and dangerous mission in defense of the free world."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1963
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Thailand

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "The country we once knew as Siam is known today as Thailand--land of the free. It's history is one of unbroken centuries of independence. It has a tradition of freedom which the United States is helping to preserve through military assistance and broadening avenues of public health, transportation, and communications."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1963
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Teheran, Iran

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"Fort Bragg, North Carolina, where soldiers were being trained to assist Iranian guerrillas fighting in Iran. Members of the Military Assistance Advisory Group were being sent to act as advisors in the training of the Iranian Imperial Army Special Forces Group."--Catalog of The Big Picture, the U.S. Army's television series, 1950-1975.
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1950; 1975
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Assignment Taiwan

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975.; "This film chronicles the history of Nationalist China and provides a report on the work that was done by the U.S. Military Assistance Advisory Group with the military forces of that nation."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1965; 1975
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US Army in the Andes

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975. "This film deals with the benefits that were received by Bolivia and Peru from the Military Assistance Program. Scenes show the local U.S. Army mission as they delivered textbooks in La Paz, boats reconditioned with U.S. monies transporting Bolivian and U.S. Military Assistance Mission medical personnel to hard-to-reach areas, and a course in U.S. Army counterinsurgency techniques that was taught to Bolivian officers and soldiers. Included also are scenes in Peru, with Mission representatives as they assisted local officers with surveying technology, aerial photography, and other important aspects of cartography."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1950; 1975
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Your Army Reports: No. 9.

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From the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series, 1950-1975. "This film report documents U.S. Army civic action in Ecuador and Bolivia, a Military Assistance Group in Taiwan, and long range patrol in Germany. Also included in the report are stories concerning activities in Vietnam: An infantry squad on patrol, soldiers learning the art of ambush, and the use of a patrol air cushion vehicle."--National Archives and Records Administration.
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1950; 1975
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Sayed Amjad Ali

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1953: "Participants: Sayed Amjad Ali, Pakistani Ambassador to the United States, interviewed by William Bradford Huie and Elliott Haynes. Topics: Pakistan's relations with India and the United States and the deterioration of relations between the Moslem nations and the United States."--Longines Chronoscope Interviews, May 18, 1953 (200LW587). 1954: Pakistan's request to America for military assistance.
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1953
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Syed Amjad Ali

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1954