- Title: CF795
Operation Searchout – February 1966
Vietnam – GIs – helicopters. 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam – helicopters drop GIs in the jungle – UH-1Ds land on grassy field. Soldiers run out and start across the field of waving grass. Soldiers wade across jungle stream. Soldiers at a huge bomb crater made by a B-52 bombing raid. They check and measure the crater. Soldiers seated in jungle write notes on their findings.
Soldiers eat rations, read and rest as they wait for copters. Protestant services, prayers in field. A small wrecked concrete bldg in bg. Chaplain leads the men in prayer. CU, altar set up on ground. Flight of UH-1Ds coming in for landing. View from helicopter taking off showing soldiers waiting on the field. Soldiers seated in airborne helicopter has two belts of ammo across his chest. UH-1Ds take off and land in camp area. Soldiers walk away towards tents. Soldiers walk from helicopters and thru purple smoke of signal grenade. UH-1Ds take off.
- Keywords:OPERATION DESERT STORM, VIETNAM WAR, WAR IN INDOCHINA, GIS, FIELD MESS, VIETNAM, SEARCH, VIETCONG
- Master Title:CF795