President Truman speaks about maintaining peace through strength. Also footage of Trieste.
President Truman calls for action to preserve peace.
American Army Day parade in Washington.
Parades mark first 'Armed Forces' day in America and Germany.
Graduation ceremony at the West Point Military Academy, USA.
A boxing contest between Royal Navy and US Army.
New recruits join the US Army at For Dix in the United States of America.
Material relating to the newsreel story "U.S. Tests for Men and Machines (aka US Army Tests aka Climate Tests)" - 53/70.
Material relating to the newsreel story "U.S. Tests For Men and Machines (aka US Army Tests aka Military Tests)" - 53/70.
US Army planes fly over New York in an inspection of the area before a 5 day war game to test defences.
Material relating to the newsreel story "Army Uses T.V." 56/18
The US Army experiments with lightweight television cameras to aid reconnaissance.
Redstone missile gets a seeing eye - camera taking photographs from the missile.
A United States Army aeroplane is able to fly for over 150 hours by being refuelled in mid-air. Los Angeles.
Army Air Chief, General Arnold, watches U.S. army gliders in flight.
American flying crane helicopter used to rebuild bridge in Vietnam.
Great footage of American WAACs working in railway yard - wearing trousers!
US troops on parade on parade in Britain.
Footage of the women workers doing a variety of traditionally male jobs. USA.
Light-hearted military sports events.
The US army test aerial smoke screens for airships and parachutists.
Dramatic night shots of American army manoeuvres filmed by searchlights.
American army exercise at night - could easily be mistaken for World War One.
Quirky story about metal dummies used to test the heat retaining properties of army uniforms.
President Hoover gets his mail delivered by airship while he is on a ship.
British troops show off their new motorised equipment.
An American army aeroplane stays aloft for over 5 days by being refuelled in mid-air.
Trainee army pilots are dragged across the snow by their parachutes during ground practice.
U.S. army tests out new tanks and heavy artillery.
New tank and river crossing device in use by American army.
British army vehicles being loaded onto ships in docks of hot country.
America provides good training for its new recruits.
United States Army Air Corps troops march about a desert parade ground.
Troupe of show girls entertain GIs with show.
American women do exercises in a gymnasium
Tough training for American servicemen.
Good footage of war correspondents typing out reports in an office of the Associated Press.
President Truman attends Army Day in Chicago. America.
President Truman marches in WWI veterans parade, makes speech at War Memorial Stadium.
Demonstration of the YB52 heavy jet bomber and jet helicopter for US Army Secretary.
Trainees try new weapons in Kent & President Truman inspects new American weapons.
The US Army in Korea have devised a new weapon using napalm to stop enemy raids.
US war equipment is unloaded from cargo ships and transported through Saigon.
Documentary made to persuade people to stay in the forces in the 1950s.
US President Eisenhower visits West Point Academy from which he passed out 40 years ago.
American Army tests a one hundred inch "Peeping Tom" camera.
US army demonstrates its new supersonic rocket missile in Florida.
President Dwight Eisenhower visits Cape Canaveral. Florida, America.
US President visits a former post at Fort Benning to inspect the nuclear missiles stored there.
New Explorer Seven satellite is launched on Army Juno Two rocket. Cape Canaveral, America.
America opens its barracks to the public during US Forces Open Day.
Heavy army equipment being dropped from aircraft - several parachutes being used.
President Kennedy visits American rocket sites. British scientists test out Blue Streak.
Soldiers carrying rifles walk on water with the aid of water shoes.
Parade of the West Point Military Academy cadets.
Massive United States army manoeuvres in Grafenwohr, Germany.
Hollowed out Cheyenne Mountain houses North American Air Defence Commando - NORAD.
New US Army jet helicopter undergoing trials in Culver City.
Shots of the damage to American airship caught in bad weather.
A double-jointed airship flies about a field in Dayton, Ohio.
We are shown the wreckage of the R-38 airship which crashed into the River Humber.
The new American airship K-2 has its first flight in Akron, Ohio. America (USA).
Very good scenes of the R34 Airship arriving and landing.
Shots of an American airship in 1924.
Footage of the airships the R-80 and the Roma.
Tanks and airships on manoeuvres.
Airship in flight.
Parachutists jump out of an airship in America.
The first all metal airship takes to the sky in Detroit in the United States of America.
Footage of Germany's huge airship, the Zeppelin, in Friedrichshafen.
Good version of fire and crash that brought an end to the airship Hindenburg.
The Airship mast on the Empire State Building nears completion, New York, United States of America.
American navy airships fly in formation over California.
American paratroopers make practice jumps from airships.
A U.S. airship rescues a stranded airman from the sea, and Chinese Air Force puts on display.
Students at US Navy Parachute School do parachute jump from airship.
American Army test new device for viewing out of airship.
American Navy man lifted into the air when airship Akron lifts off.
Various shots of American warships and airships on manoeuvres on the Atlantic.
Marvellous and exciting coverage of American army manoeuvres with tanks and airships.
Various shots of parachutists climbing down a rope ladder then jumping off into the sky.
A demonstration of the effectiveness of a smokescreen during United States Fleet manoeuvres in the Pacific.