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Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1902-1985(1)
Shermarke, Abdi Rashid Ali, 1919-1969(1)
Diplomatic and consular service(1)
Political campaign, 1952(1)
Lodge discusses his 1952 Senate race against John F. Kennedy, his appointment as Ambassador to Vietnam in 1963, and the final months of the Ngo Dinh Diem regime in Vietnam, among other issues.
This interview focuses on Shermarke’s respect for John F. Kennedy (JFK), the need of the Somali Republic for military assistance, and the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union during the Kennedy administration, among other issues.
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