New tank and river crossing device in use by American army.
Title reads: "Innovations for U.S. Army".
United States of America (USA).
Various shots of American army engineers erecting a steel pylon on the bank of a river. L/S of a truck being taken across the river on a cable strung between two pylons , a group of soldiers sit in back. Point of view shot from the moving truck as it crosses the river. M/S of the truck arriving on the opposite bank.
Various shots of a new American army vehicle travelling at speed across rough country, it is similar to a tank except in place of caterpillar tracks there are eight independently sprung large wheels. The narrator refers to it as "the trackless tank".