North Vietnamese documentary propaganda film. North Vietnamese gun boats firing in a river. North Vietnamese antiaircraft guns firing. Wreckage of downed U.S. Navy airplane. Captured U.S. pilot under guard by armed North Vietnamese sailor. Viet Cong firing machine guns at American aircraft. A transport plane hit by gunfire and burning in flight. Armed American soldiers running from a crashed helicopter. American MPs in a jeep pass a cyclist on city street. President Lyndon Baines Johnson; Secretary of Defense, Robert McNamara; Secretary of State, Dean Rusk; U.S. Air Force General Curtis Lemay. Dean Rusk and Robert McNamara meeting with Vietnamese officials.Vietnamese man looking through periscopic binoculars. The North Vietnamese flag. Waterfront with factory on shore and Junks in the water. A manufacturing complex. Harvester in farm. Vietnamese school girls dancing in school yard. Vietnamese gun crew at an antiaircraft gun. Vietnamese Navy gun crew on deck of a gunboat. Vietcong preparing booby traps. Viet Cong escorting South Vietnamese prisoner. Vietnamese paratroops. Headlines of American newspapers saying U.S. officials urge raids against North Vietnam. Map showing U.S. attacks on Vietnam. Map highlights date 30th July 1964 and Tau Chien. U.S. aircraft carriers and task force underway at sea. Map highlights Hanoi and date 1st August 1964. Map highlights 2nd August 1964. Guns on ships fired by gun crew. Battleship underway at sea. Map highlights date 3rd August 1964. Map highlights Gulf of Tonkin and date 4th August 1964. Officials in a meeting. U.S. President Lyndon B Johnson speaks at mike. Men under a plane parked on airfield. U.S. carrier underway at sea. Map highlights date 5th August 1964. Aircraft takes off from carrier to attack North Vietnam. Vietcong fire on U.S. planes overhead. Machine guns fired. Men fire guns from North Vietnamese torpedo boat. Torpedo boats and American destroyers in fight.
Houses in Saigon, Vietnam. Modern houses in Saigon reflect French and American influence in the architecture. A car out side a house. People and vehicles move past the houses.
Street vendors in Saigon, Vietnam. Two Vietnamese girls on a street. A female street vendor sits next to her stall. A man at the street side stall as he displays some wares. Other stalls in the foreground. People walk past the vendors. Two men at a stall.
Vietnamese women in Saigon, Vietnam. Two Vietnamese women each carrying two baskets cross a street. Motorcycles, motor scooters and bicycles parked along a sidewalk in a market.
Neon signs in Saigon, Vietnam. Various neon signs outside shops, bars and restaurants. Most of the signs in English. Some of the signs read ' Hertz rent a car ', ' Buick and Pontiac home delivery ' , ' Morning star Bar ' , ' Rex'.
A church in Saigon, Vietnam. A catholic church with cars parked outside it. A statue outside the church. A sign reads ' John F. Kennedy '. Women buy things from street merchants. People walk past the stalls put by street merchants along a side walk. A big shop in the background.