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Correspondence from Edward Weidner to Leland Barrows, Recommendations for American and Vietnamese Action RE Civil Security, October 11, 1955

Item Number: 6-20-1617-116-UA17-149_000110
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Digital Object Type
MSU Archives and Historical Collections
Weidner, Edward W.
Original Repository
Michigan State University Archives & Historical CollectionsRalph F. Turner Papers. (UA 17.149) Box 1696, Folder 19
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Physical Location
Box 1696, Folder 19; Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections


  • Existence: 11 October 10 1955
  • Existence: Majority of material found within 11 October 10 1955

General Note / OCR

Chief Advisor for the Michigan State University Vietnam Technical Assistance Project Edward Weidner writes to USOM Director Leland Barrows to discuss recommendations for American and Vietnamese action concerning civil security. The correspondence discusses the arrival of the MSU police team, their briefing by Minitster of Interior Thinh, the development of a working plan, security service personnel figures, and recommendations.

Pub Credit Line
6-20-1617-116-UA17-149_000110, Ralph F. Turner Papers, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

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