Footage of American troops marching.
America mobilises. Location of events unknown.
American mobilisation; montage of various scenes. Opens w/ shot of sailors marching through gate in brick wall; carrying USA & Navy flags; several civilians watch. Next; a great scene of sailors' departure on train - - very young looking men smiling;shaking hands w/ people below; kiss women; kiss children who are held up to them; etc. Guy in FG finally notices camera; realises its filming him; and waves.
View from farther back looking over heads of people on platform as train leaves. Soldiers marching through a big arch; carrying lots of gear. Troops march past camera carrying bedrolls etc. Warships. Large ship passes in FG; masses of smoke coming from it. Longer tracking shot of same ship. Soldiers marching in long lines. Military; training; mobilise.