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Staff memoranda: Forrestal, Michael, 1962: January-May

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    Digital Identifier:
    JFKNSF-320-004
    Title:
    Staff memoranda: Forrestal, Michael, 1962: January-May
    Date(s) of Materials:
    1962: 5 January-31 May, undated
    Folder Description:
    This folder contains memoranda to and from Michael V. Forrestal, senior staff member of the National Security Council (NSC). Topics include the appointment of Forrestal to the NSC, casualty information for United States and foreign troops in Laos and South Vietnam, the estimated number of North Vietnamese troops in Laos, and potential military sanctions in order to preserve neutrality for Laos. Also included in this folder is a memorandum for the Joint Chiefs of Staff regarding military activity and operations in Laos and South Vietnam, including Operation Sunshine.
    Extent:
    75 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: Forrestal, Michael, 1962: January-May
    Physical Description:
    75 digital pages
    Media Type:
    Paper
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