Troops marching through New York, troops on the ship and relations on the dockside, waving.
New York, United States of America USA.
American commentary - US eighth infantry regimental combat team of the 4th division parades through New York - before leaving to join General Eisenhower's Atlantic Pact Army. These are not professional soldiers, they are a cross-section of American boys whose age a year ago happened to be twenty-one. Up lower Fifth Avenue they come 5,000 strong.
LS. (elevated) Troops parading through New York. ( 2 shots) MS. Troops marching MS. (elevated) Troops marching. LS. (top view) Troops marching through Arch. LS. (elevated) Troops marching through Arch. MS. Troops marching through New York. MS. Troops marching into dockyard. Various C.U.s. of Soldiers bidding farewell to wives and families. (from ship) Troops on the ship and relations on the dockside, waving.