Miller Center

Below are audio files of Department of Defense, National Military Command Center (NMCC) recordings related to the Gulf of Tonkin incident. For Lyndon Johnson's telephone conversations on the Tonkin incident, return to the August, 1964 Johnson Presidential Recordings page.

August 4, 1964

Earle Wheeler to Edward Grimm (VN 1.01) WAV MP3
Earle Wheeler to Keith McCutcheon (VN 1.02) WAV MP3
CINCPAC Duty Officer to Edward Grimm (VN 1.03) WAV MP3
Silence (VN 1.04) WAV MP3
Keith McCutcheon to David Burchinal (VN 1.05) WAV MP3
Robert McNamara to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 1.06) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.07) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.08) WAV MP3
WH Situation Room to NMCC, PacDesk (VN 1.09) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.10) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.11) WAV MP3
WH Situation room to Colonel Nickols (VN 1.12) WAV MP3
Robert McNamara to David Burchinal (VN 1.13) WAV MP3
David Burchinal to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 1.14) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.15) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.16) WAV MP3
Lloyd Mustin to Robert Smith (VN 1.17) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.18) WAV MP3
JCS Conference Room to NMCC, PacDesk (VN 1.19) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal Grimm (VN 1.20) WAV MP3
Lloyd Mustin to Robert Smith (VN 1.21) WAV MP3
Robert Smith to Keith McCutcheon (VN 1.22) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.23) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 1.24) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to David Burchinal (VN 2.01) WAV MP3
Earle Wheeler to David Burchinal (VN 2.02) WAV MP3
Robert McNamara to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 2.03) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to Robert McNamara (VN 2.04) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to Robert McNamara (VN 2.05) WAV MP3
Robert McNamara to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 2.06) WAV MP3
Robert McNamara to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 2.07) WAV MP3
Chester Clifton to William Wisman (VN 2.08) WAV MP3
William Wisman to David Burchinal (VN 2.09) WAV MP3
Robert McNamara to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 2.10) WAV MP3
William Wisman to David Burchinal (VN 2.11) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to Robert McNamara (VN 2.12) WAV MP3
CINCPAC Duty Officer to NMCC (VN 2.13) WAV MP3
NMCC Conference Call (VN 2.14) WAV MP3
William Wisman to Lloyd Mustin (VN 2.15) WAV MP3
William Wisman to Kelsie Reaves (VN 2.16) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to Earle Wheeler (VN 2.17) WAV MP3
Earle Wheeler to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 2.18) WAV MP3

August 5, 1964

Earle Wheeler to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 2.19) WAV MP3
Earle Wheeler to U.S. Grant Sharp (VN 2.20) WAV MP3
CINCPAC Duty Officer to Colonel Smith (VN 2.21) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to McNamara's Office (VN 2.22) WAV MP3
U.S. Grant Sharp to William Wisman (VN 2.23) WAV MP3
Keith McCutcheon to William Wisman (VN 2.24) WAV MP3
William Wisman to David Burchinal (VN 2.25) WAV MP3
William Wisman to Lloyd Mustin (VN 2.26) WAV MP3
Robert McNamara to Melton (VN 2.27) WAV MP3
CINCPAC Duty Officer to NMCC, PacDesk (VN 2.28) WAV MP3