Pan along South Vietnam coast with battleships, troopships and smaller crafts around. Smoke is seen rising from the coastal area. Various shots of the activity at American aircraft carrier. Helicopter is seen taking off. Various sea and air shots of American Marines in DUKW (landing...
A look at the work of the United States Marines on occasion of their 160h birthday. Poor quality soundtrack.
Allied forces land on shores of Rabaul under Japanese gunfire, and advance through jungles.
Material related to newsreel story "First Film! - Truce Talks!" - 51/58.
US Marines manoeuvres in Virginia.
Marines getting ready for war.
Identical footage as "Marines War Preparations" - UN 723 C - PM1853 - Film ID 1853.10.
Ships and jets taking part in American naval manoeuvres.