Vietnam War: Helicopters & USS Harnett County 250185-03 | Footage Farm



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[Vietnam War – Color,1967, Helicopters & USS Harnett County (LST-821) River Activity]
Pilot checking & leaving cockpit of UH-1B helicopter on deck of USS HARNETT COUNTY (LST-821), walks to deck house.
12:49:22 Pilot checking tail section of UH-1B, giving it a preflight check. Ship’s crewman leaning on muzzle of rifle while on sentry duty. View across river toward riverbank; various lines hanging in scene in FG.
12:50:02 UH-1B on deck, second in background Views of rotors.
12:50:48 UH-1B flying low over water, second & both circle.
12:51:15 UH-1B in for a landing, second in flight in far BG; UH1B makes soft landing.
12:51:41 View over water during sunset, sun low over horizon; light clouds.
12:53:18 CU stack of sandbags next to long one story building; several torn apart in center of pill.
12:53:43 MCU Gate house & sentry; barracks in BG; sign reads, “Stop All Vehicles”. MLS American flag & Vietnamese flag flying from yard of flagpole; tilt down to barracks; empty fuel drums situated along side of bldg. CU Sandbagged area in FG; jeep parked behind on dirt road; RVN walks by the jeep.
12:54:30 LS American & Vietnamese flags flying from yard of flagpole. Long barracks buildings.
12:55:06 MS Men run thru yards of barracks on alert; men out of buildings to helicopters on pad & readying & into helicopters & lifting off away from camera. GOOD.
Vietnam War; River Patrol;
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One thought on “Vietnam War: Helicopters & USS Harnett County 250185-03 | Footage Farm

  1. Hi, looking to chat with any crew who served with Michael "Moose" Clifford. He was KIA May of 67.

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