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Soviet military personnel and air defense operations in North Vietnam
Date of Creation:
October 21, 1965
Date of Declassification:
January 16, 1978
Type of Document:
Office of Current Intelligence memorandum
Level of Classification:
Status of Copy:
Pagination, Illustration:
9 p., ill.
Soviet military personnel and air defense operations in North Vietnam [there is no evidence of an increase in Soviet military personnel since Sept., but construction of SAM sites continues in groups of alternating firing position; of the 1,500 Soviet personnel in North Vietnam, 1,000 are working with air-to-air missile operations and 500 are in flight training and administration; missiles committed against the US, from the more than thirty sites in North Vietnam, have been less effective since Aug.]. Directorate of Intelligence, Office of Current Intelligence Memorandum, SC No. 10520/65. Oct. 21, 1965. 9 p., il. Security classification not given. SANITIZED copy. Released Jan. 16, 1978. Johnson Library, NSF, NSC History, Countries, Vietnam, Southeast Asia, Special Intelligence Material, Vol. 7.
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