Vietnam War: Operation Pershing, 1st Cavalry Division Fighting – 250191-06 | Footage Farm Ltd



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[Vietnam War – Color, 1967: Operation Pershing, 1st Cavalry Division Fighting. 01-10Dec67]
Soldier atop & alongside M-113 APC / armored personnel carrier fires M-16 rifle into tunnel entrance. Soldiers in clearing run for cover,grenade in tunnel explodes. Purple smoke from signal grenade.
02:47:58 M-113s & soldiers on foot make their way across bomb- wrecked, jungle tree-snarled area. MSs.
02:50:06 Soldiers run for cover; advance.
02:50:24 Slate (illegible). Soldiers atop M-113s drive on mud thru destroyed trees. Travel shots of wrecked & fallen trees from APC. Passing shell damaged palm tree.
02:52:20 Slate (illegible) Hand grenades explode in tunnel. Soldiers advance on wrecked house; cross tree-fallen area. M-113 fires into brush; soldier fires M-79 grenade launcher.
02:53:42 MCU Soldier clutching an XM-177E2-Sub MG, talks over radio. M-113 moves out, soldiers follow; pass burning hut in jungle. Soldiers follow behind M-113s.
02:56:35 MLS Soldiers throw grenades into tunnels; run for cover; explosion. Soldiers check deep slit in ground. Burning hut; soldiers walk past in fg.
02:58:07: M-113 followed by soldiers on foot. Soldier tosses grenade into bunker, runs & grenade explodes. Soldiers at bunker w/ rifles at ready; second grenade thrown in. Soldiers walk along treeline.
02:59:30 Soldier fires M-79 grenade launcher. LS, medic treats wounded soldier as others fire rifles. M-113 in bg firing. Grenade into bunker & explosion w/ soldiers in fg.
03:00:49 Soldiers behind M-113s. MCU Burning huts. Soldiers cross cleared area. Soldier throws grenade into brush. M-113s & soldiers in & across muddy rice paddy.
03:03:10 Slate: 18Nov60 (?). Camera: SP/6 Boggs. Shot from helicopter as it flies low over rice paddies. Silhouette of gunner in doorway of helicopter. Pilot at controls of UH-1B. Aerials low over paddies, stream, jungle & rugged mountains. Aerial of another UH-1B over mountainous jungle terrain.
Fighting; Battles;
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