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Staff memoranda: Clifton, Chester, March 1961-June 1962

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKNSF-320-002
    Title:
    Staff memoranda: Clifton, Chester, March 1961-June 1962
    Date(s) of Materials:
    3 March 1961-23 June 1962, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains memoranda to and from General Chester V. Clifton (C.V. Clifton), Military Aide to President John F. Kennedy, on various issues of national security, foreign affairs, and information requested by the President. Topics include Vietnam, Laos, a proposal to increase the size of the United States Army and conventional military forces, and the swiftness of U.S. responses to messages from the Soviet Union. Also included in this folder are background memoranda on the Geneva Protocol of 1925 and actions of the U.S. in relation to the Protocol.
    Extent:
    44 digital pages
    Collection:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files
    Finding Aid | Digitized Content
    Series Number:
    06.
    Preferred Citation:
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. National Security Files. Meetings and Memoranda. Staff memoranda: Clifton, Chester, March 1961-June 1962
    Place(s):
    Laos
    Vietnam
    Physical Description:
    44 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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