A United States Navy Lockheed P-3C Orion aircraft in flight from Naval Air Facility Atsugi in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan during a long range navigational test. A runway seen from the aircraft as the aircraft taxis for a take off. The pilot Commander Donald H. Lilienthal and the copilot look at the controls. A navigator at work. He looks down the passageway of the Lockheed P-3C Orion aircraft. Another man approaches him. Two men in the background and a gear in the foreground. The navigator works on a chart. The back view of Commander Donald H. Lilienthal in silhouette at the controls. A member of crew in the aircraft. A member of the crew in deep silhouette. Half moon as seen from the aircraft.
American bombers being shot down over Kansai, Japan during World War II. Japanese antiaircraft gun fire against American bombers in flight. Flak bursts in sky. American bombers are shot down. Wreckage of American bombers on ground. Japanese soldiers clear wreckage of American planes in Kansai area, Tokyo, Kanagawa and Shiba prefectures. Japanese soldiers inspect a bomb. They carry wrecked parts of planes. Piece of material, with words: "Life Raft Sail Fabric.Navy Aeronautical Specification M-551." Japanese soldiers hold part of aircraft as officer circles bullet and flak holes on it. Formation of American bombers. An American aircraft comes down in smoke. Smoke rises from a burning building after bombing. Japanese fire fighters hose down the building. Japanese soldiers around wreckage of American planes. Smoke rises from burning planes.
Part of orientation film for United States occupation forces in Japan. Scenes of militaristic Japan in past wars. Japanese soldiers marching, with Imperial Palace in background. Scenes of Japanese troops waging war and committing atrocities in China and other parts of Asia. U.S. and allied forces wounded on stretchers. Japanese war plants manufacturing arms. Japanese Military Officials. Japanese warships and warplanes. Destroyed Japanese aircraft and arms factories. U.S. occupation forces arrive in Japan, civilians watch them. Two American soldiers use a phrase book as they ask directions from a Japanese woman and her daughter. Japanese youth clapping hands and holding a homemade American flag. U.S. military officers accepting Chrysanthemum flowers from girls in traditional Japanese attire. A U.S. soldier reads a comic book to a Japanese boy. Other American GIs talk with a Japanese soldier. U.S. soldiers with Japanese children at The Great Buddha of Kamakura at the Kotoku-in Temple in Kamakura, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. American soldier riding a bucking bronco in a Western Rodeo put on by U.S. forces. U.S. soldier and Japanese police sentries standing side by side.
Western tourists visit the historic sightseeing spots of Kamakura-City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan: Jinrikishas in street. Western tourists seated in Jinrikishas. Tourists visit to pray in the precincts of “Tsurugaoka Hachimangu” Shinto Shrine. Exterior of a sanctuary and a very famous big gingo tree called "ooicho" among Japanese beside the stairs. They climb down stairs in front of the sanctuary and walk on an entrance path to the Shrine. And a must-see spot, The Giant Buddha of Kamakura.
Western tourists visit Enoshima Island, Kamakura County, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan: Western tourists at bridge over Enoshima Seashore between Enoshima Beach and Enoshima Island and look at boats. Boats are moored at the jetty of Enoshima Island. Tourists walk down the bridge. View of Enoshima East Beach and hills in the background. wooden inns at both sides of the narrow entrance path to Enoshima Shinto Shrine at the hilltop of Enoshima Island. A man with his daughter in a inn.
A dramatization depicts a Japanese man's visit to a citizens' public hall in Fukuoka Prefecture on Kyushu Island in Japan. A train moves past a field in Fukuoka Prefecture. People come out of the building of the citizens' public hall. Experts instruct farmers to raise cows. A man milks a cow. An instructor teaches farmers to milk cows. The farmers work on farm machines.