Manila Summit Conference to review the efforts for negotiations of a peaceful settlement of the Vietnam war, in South East Asia. An official speaks. View of U.S. White House. A U.S. plane in flight as President Johnson attends a seven nation Summit Conference to be held in Manila. View of Manila city. Miniature flags of South Korea, Thailand, Australia, and New Zealand. President of the Philippines, Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralín Marcos officiates ceremony. Asian allies soldiers standing. South Korean troops disembark the landing craft to support American military action in Vietnam. U.S. combat troops and U.S. Army helicopters are in action. Asian allies troops move into action in Vietnam.
Combat Camera Group insignia being put on buildings in South East Asia. A United States Navy photographer looks through a movie camera. The photographer turns a small crank. A man hangs up a sign on the side of a building. Two men in dungarees put up a sign. Two men take photographs. Enlisted men put up a sign on a building. The sign is a Combat Camera Group insignia. A commander looks out of a window. He watches the men. Two men take down the insignia and hand it to men in the foreground. Men hand the insignia to two men up on a ladder. The men install the Combat Camera Group Photographic insignia. The men look at their finished work. The insignia shows a movie camera on a tripod superimposed on a part of the world.
Re-assembling of M-14 rifles in South East Asia. Students sit on benches during a briefing on fire arms. The Pacific Ocean in the background. Men around a table work on M-14 rifles which are broken down. A man works on the bolt section of the M-14 rifles during the reassembling. Students re-assemble the rifles. An instructor looks on. He explains about a weapon to a large group of students. A student stands and asks a question. The class seated on benches listens to the instructor.
A Naval Amphibious School Training Area in South East Asia. A target projectile enters the back part of the target. Holes are seen in the back area as more rifle slugs are fired at the target. Men on firing line with M-16 rifles. A man fires his M-16 rifle. Men throw hand grenades. Sandbags are arranged in a semi circle. A man tosses a grenade. A man ducks down in the foreground behind the sandbags. A man walks on a roadway. The Pacific Ocean in the background. A man stops to look at a sign which reads 'Naval Amphibious School Training Area'.
A Naval Amphibious School Training Area in South East Asia. Students tear down weapons. Students stand around a table and work on weapons. A man pulls a string out of a gun while disassembling it. Two students disassembling one M-16 rifle. An instructor demonstrates the removal of parts from the weapon. Hands of the men as they work on the weapons on the table. Instructor R.J. Truscott talks to a man. A sailor aims a weapon after assembling it. A student sits in a class.
United States Marine Corps arrive by a ship in South East Asia. Cargo net of supplies being hoisted from the deck of a supply ship. A number of LVTP (Landing Vehicles, Tracked, Personnel) underway in formation. A net with supplies being lowered on the landing vehicles from a United States ship. The net full of wooden boxes. A number of LCVP (Landing Craft Vehicle Personnel) heading towards a beachhead. United States Marine Corps come out of the vehicles and run towards the beach with M-14 rifles in hand.