Ammunition supply depot is shown. A soldier checks documents at the depot. The checked jeep proceed. Guards watch from an elevated guard tower lined with sand bags. Patrol vehicles move on an unpaved road of the depot.
A huge sign board of 284th Military Police at the main gate. A soldier enters through a wired gate. A guard looks on from a watch tower above the main gate. The building is protected with huge walls and wire fencing over it. Two police men board a jeep and leave the headquarters.
557th Millitary police company guards a highway. Traffic consisting of two,three and four wheelers move on the highway. A policeman and a police jeep is on the side of the highway. He stops a truck loaded with drums and pulls it to the side of the road. He checks ID papers of the driver and allows him to leave.
U.S. troops arriving in Vietnam undergo processing by the 90th Replacement Battalion.
Scene opens showing buses carrying newly arriving U.S. soldiers from the Ben Hoa airbase, to the depot of the 90th Replacement Battalion,near Long Binh, Vietnam. The buses make their way along dirt roads at the base. Various types of shelters, including tents and buildings of light construction are seen. The soldiers leave the buses, carrying personal belongings and manila folders with documents. As the buses pull away, signs in Vietnamese are seen on their sides. Next, the newly arrived soldiers are seen gathered in an open field. Some smoke cigarettes. There appears to be a chapel building in the background. Some soldiers see the camera behind them and wave toward it. A briefer is addressing them from a stand in front of a low building. Next, soldiers are seen entering a building where sign is posted reading: "OFF LIMITS, unless you are processing."
Opening slate attributes film to SEAPC and Jensen (Southeast Asia Pictorial Center/221st Signal Company based in Long Binh and Chris Jensen). U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division troops pass through jungles of A Shau Valley in Vietnam. U.S. 327th Infantry Airborne regiment, 101st Airborne Division troops climb a mountain in a dense jungle. At one point the soldiers have dumped their ruck sacks and left them with the remainder of the company while they went on a short patrol. The troops on patrol in the jungle. The troops walk through high bushes. The troops fire M-79 grenade launchers as part of a recon patrol. Film taken by the Southeast Asia Pictorial Center/221st Signal Company based in Long Binh. Chris Jensen.