Vietnam War Marine Patrol, Danang area 221571-01 | Footage Farm



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Vietnam War – Color, 1965: Marine Patrol, Danang area, 19-20Nov65]
Marines off trucks & w/ ammo belts etc across field; talking into walkie talkie. Men given instructions & spread out across field w/ M-14 rifles, M-60 machine guns; etc. MCU, CUs. Squat. Collapsed bridge. Jets overhead & smoke from bombs & napalm. Marines move ahead toward bridge, More diving jets.
03:03:10 MS Marines down collapsed steel truss bridge over river. MS along grassy field.
03:03:54 UH34D in flight; jet on bomb run, explosion.
03:04:22 Marines wade ankle deep in mud of rice paddies; squad of UH-34D helicopters beyond (GOOD).
03:04:28 Marines crouch, one crawls toward dugout under brush. Jets overhead strafing or bombing. Napalm explosions. Marine sights rifle. Jets over & bombing runs, much black smoke.
03:07:25 01B overhead.
03:07:56 Platoon of marines into tall grass & searching. Marines past trap; out of grass & move across ride paddies w/ 01B low overhead. Marines wading, searching knee-deep in water.
03:09:37 CU of trap, marine w/ .45 pistol & another w/ M-14 examine. Point. Marine w/ long pole tries to set off trap, throws grenade & large explosion seen from behind grass.
Patrolling; Vietnam War; Viet Cong Traps; Searching;
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