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Account of the Coup dââ¬â¢Etat, November 11, 1960

Item Number: 6-20-1616-116-UA17-149_000109
Number of Pages
Digital Object Type
MSU Archives and Historical Collections
Original Repository
Michigan State University Archives & Historical CollectionsRalph F. Turner Papers. (UA 17.149) Box 1696, Folder 19
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MSU grant exchange. The original item# we assigned was replaced to match the PDF filename on 25APR2016. Original Item# UA171491696196201616 is retained for reference in Coll/Bx/Fldr/Doc fields.
Physical Location
Box 1696, Folder 19; Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections


  • Existence: 11 November 11 1960
  • Existence: Majority of material found within 11 November 11 1960

General Note / OCR

A memorandum is written following the Coup d'Etat from November 11-13, 1960 in Saigon. The document reports on the progress of gunfights in the streets and MSU personnel's attempts to get together and navigate the city on an hour-by-hour basis.

Pub Credit Line
6-20-1616-116-UA17-149_000109, Ralph F. Turner Papers, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 13 Nov 2014 [Updated: 13 Jan 2016]