Vietnamese soldier armed with M-16 rifle looks at shoreline at Kien Hung in Vietnam. Armored troops carrier (ATC) fires flamethrowers on the riverbank. Republic of Vietnam (RVN) marines disembark camera boat. Boats underway. Vietnamese soldiers in prone position fire M-16s. Marine officer on radio. RVN marines with American advisor. RVN marine sitting on log rests. Vietnamese junk and ATC's underway in river. Machine gun fired. Insignia shows Lion with Mermaid's tail. Assault boats underway in river. Troops disembark. Unites States Marine Corps (USMC) captain at the riverbank. MM canon on boat fired.
Vietnam Navy (VNN) sailors sit on armored troop carrier (ATC's) turret wave during Vietnam War. Bow ramp of ATC lowered at the riverbank. Republic of Vietnam (RVN) marines board ATC at riverbank. Assault craft underway in spread formation. Assault boat underway, fires at the river bank with machine guns. Flamethrowers fired from assault boat at enemy positions on the river bank. RVN marines disembark from ATC into jungle. RVN marines fire M-16 rifles. Radioman on the phone. Heavy jungle in the background.
Vietnamese marine sits on box on dock area. Messenger hands marine a message. American advisor chat with two Vietnamese soldiers. Vietnamese sailor talks on a microphone. Pre-assault brief by Vietnam Navy (VNN) Commander to Republic of Vietnam (RVN) marine captain, United States Marine Corps (USMC) Captain and United States Navy (USN) Lieutenant. VNN Armored troop carriers (ATCs) underway in river. American and Vietnamese officers talk. Stern view of ATC underway. Vietnamese AT's underway in river in columns. Vietnamese sailor talks on a radio. RVN marine points to riverbank. VNN medic with red cross on his sleeves.
U.S. 60th Infantry Regiment, 5th Battalion in Rach Kien, Vietnam during the Vietnam War. A board reads 'C CO 5 Bn 60 Inf Charle Rangers'. Soldiers move around at the base. A parked truck. United States Army UH-1D Iroquois helicopters land. A pilot at the controls of a helicopter. Soldiers disembark from the helicopter. The helicopter flies off. The soldiers conduct a search in a deserted hut.
U.S. 60th Infantry Regiment, 5th Battalion in Rach Kien, Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Soldiers walk through mud. They wade through chest deep water. The soldiers walk through tall grass. They wait in a smoke marked landing zone. A soldier talks over a field telephone. United States Army UH-1D Iroquois helicopters land and pick up troops. The helicopters take off and fly away.
U.S. 60th Infantry Regiment, 5th Battalion in Rach Kien, Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Soldiers walk through tall grass in a smoke marked landing zone. A radio operator gets stuck in mud. Two soldiers help to free the radio operator stuck waist deep in mud. The soldiers walk through knee deep mud towards the landing zone.