May 05, 1963 - Human Yo-Yos learn the ropes: In view of the trouble in South Vietnam, the United States have set up a jungle training school in the hills of Okinawa so that they will be full acquainted with the techniques of jungle warfare so that they can hold their own against the Communists guerillas in Laos. The United States have some 12,000 men in South Vietnam and have suffered ''some casualties'' in addition the Vietnamese admit to having 4,000 killed and 6,000 wound3ed in the past year but it is claimed that 30,000 Communists have been killed

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May 05, 1963 - Human Yo-Yos learn the ropes: In view of the trouble in South Vietnam, the United States have set up a jungle training school in the hills of Okinawa so that they will be full acquainted with the techniques of jungle warfare so that they can hold their own against the Communists guerillas in Laos. The United States have some 12,000 men in South Vietnam and have suffered ''some casualties'' in addition the Vietnamese admit to having 4,000 killed and 6,000 wound3ed in the past year but it is claimed that 30,000 Communists have been killed
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May 05, 1963 - Human Yo-Yos learn the ropes: In view of the trouble in South Vietnam, the United States have set up a jungle training school in the hills of Okinawa so that they will be full acquainted with the techniques of jungle warfare so that they can hold their own against the Communists guerillas in Laos. The United States have some 12,000 men in South Vietnam and have suffered ''some casualties'' in addition the Vietnamese admit to having 4,000 killed and 6,000 wound3ed in the past year but it is claimed that 30,000 Communists have been killed. Photo shows like human spiders, the troops traverse a ravine on the three rope bridge. (Credit Image: Keystone Pictures USA/ZUMAPRESS)