Vietnam War, 1st Cavalry Division – 250123-02 | Footage Farm Ltd



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Continued… Tents, supplies of 1st Cavalry Division (Airmobile) set up at Camp Radcliffe, An Khe, Vietnam. Barbed wire, fuel, air control tower on truck, airstrip & plane taking off. Swish pan…
06:19:59 Cam Ranh Bay & ships unloading onto beaches from LSTs; bulldozer constructing runway; carpenters building barracks. Local venders selling ice, doing laundry. Arrival of aircraft carrier seen from air; unloading helicopters & attaching rotor blades; helicopters lifting off to fly to shore.
06:21:34 Landing craft carrying soldiers, unloading past General Westmoreland. Airlifted to An Khe. Aerial over Ch-47 helicopters, unloading troops. Men on metal runway loading rockets into pods on helicopters; troops leaving, in air; firing machine guns into jungle. Landing Hueys, unloading, wading thru rice paddies & streams.
06:24:27 Soldiers into village, searching huts, past villagers, CUs Vietnamese. crossing paddy, up jungle trail. Searching bamboo hut, talking w/ villagers thru translators. Searching jungle.
06:26:07 Display of captured weapons behind ropes.
06:26:28 Soldiers moving thru shoulder high grass. Men working on downed helicopter in tall grass, CH-47 overhead, lifts; wounded on stretchers carried to Huey ambulance helicopter. Officers talking. Troops searching jungle.
06:27:40 Soldiers into Huey in field & many taking off blowing leaves. Flying overhead. GOOD.
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