Vietnam War – PBR & Seawolf Patrol Activities 221490-02 | Footage Farm



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[Vietnam War – PBR & Seawolf Patrol Activities, Mekong Delta Region, 08-09Dec67]
Slate: 08Dec67 USS Harnett County (LST-821) w/ two Seawolf UH-1B copters on board as PBR pulling away. LS underway on river. MS from behind machine gunner on PBR. Following another at high speed w/ US flag flying. Heavily loaded boat underway, stopped & checking papers & searching boat. Junk leaving.
00:12:36 CU of crewman in black beret on PBR enclosed in steel plate (?) protection. PBR relieving another on patrol.
Slate: 08Dec67 CU firing M-60 machine gun on PBR. CU firing 50 caliber machine gun. ECU shells going thru. Crewman firing twin 50 cal towards shore.
00:14:23 Navy Seawolf ‘copter guided for landing on USS Harnett County. MS landing. Another landing on deck; rotors shutting down.
00:15:28 Slate: 09Dec67 Crew hooking up sling to lift PBR out of water; crew onto Harnett County & PBR lifted onto deck. CU crane operators hand on lever. PBR lowered below deck; hand signals given. Men slide down onto deck of PBR & hook raised.
00:18:21 Seawolf in flight taking off from airstrip seen from another helicopter. CU of pilot or copilot; MCU of machine gunner at door. View of Seawolf firing rockets or machine gun toward riverbank; two PBRs offshore, one listing. View of smoke in village on shore in MeKong Delta. Navy Seawolf seen firing rockets (?). PBRs firing to shore & more smoke. CU firing machine gun from Seawolf w/ camera. Pilot on radio.
Operation Game Warden; Operation Market Time; US Naval Operation; Attack Helicopters; 1967; 1968; Fighting;
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2 thoughts on “Vietnam War – PBR & Seawolf Patrol Activities 221490-02 | Footage Farm

  1. Dogmeat1950 says:

    really footage farm… Do you need to have a god damn Water mark in the center of the Film.

  2. Eric Mowrey says:

    1967. It's unbelievable that this was shot 50 years ago!

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