Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.
The fighting in Indochina where the Annamese are battling for independence. (The first war in Vietnam)
CU a French machine gun firing. MS A French artillery unit in action.
LS&MS Various shots of devastation and fires...
New Year truce in Vietnam lasts for four days.
US Navy rocket ships bombard coast of Vietnam.
American President Kennedy speaking on Vietnam conflict.
Vietnam premier salutes United States airbase.
Scenes during South Vietnam election. Posters in street and armed soldiers patrol past.
Footage of Western doctor examining patients in Vietnam.
Women in Vietnam move water for irrigation by swinging baskets.
Polling stations and elections scenes in Vietnam