A Battalion of Nationalist Chinese troops assembled in formation on a ramp at an airbase in Formosa (Taiwan). They wear summer conical hats. Their Commander, a Major, calls them to attention and addresses them. Next, a Sergeant is seen briefing a squad of camouflaged soldiers. A landing craft stops short of a beach and Nationalist Chinese troops jump out, wade ashore, and charge across the beach. From different view, the beach is seen to have barbed wire and other obstacles on it. Smoke rises from live fire carried out at side of beach. The troops dash between obstacles and surmount a berm. Next, soldiers are seen riding atop two camouflaged U.S. M2 half-tracks, crossing a bridge, at high speed. They are followed by two U.S. Stuart M3 light tanks and infantry running behind. An infantryman running along a furrow in a cultivated field. Two infantrymen run through a rice paddy where farmer is working. One gets exhausted and falls down in the paddy. Two soldiers firing a mortar. Another soldier demonstrates throwing a hand grenade, and ducks for cover as it explodes. Three soldiers firing an M1917 Browning water-cooled machine gun. Goosestepping Nationalist Chinese troops parade along a wide dirt road, past several buildings. They raise considerable dust as they march.
A train passes a railroad station in Taiwan. A Child's book. A Formosan child reads from the book. The Hokuho shrine. A Monument in northern sector. A sign board. The structures on top of a shrine. People visiting shrine. A Monument in northern sector. A train moves past behind the monument. The train crossing a railroad bridge. Sugarcane fields as seen from fast moving train window. A factory. The railway tracks. Animated map of the route of the train.
A freighter being loaded at a harbor in Taiwan. Coconut trees in area. A car being driven on a mountain road. A monument. People enjoy at seahorse. They play in water. Two women with a young boy play in the water. Small boats anchored at a harbor. A freighter is loading in Takao harbor. Smoke comes out from smoke stack. A net loaded with goods is taken aboard the freighter. Street activities shows traffic on streets. Men riding bicycles. Building on either side of the street. The city hall. A boat in the foreground.
A film shows the lumber industry in Taiwan. Lumberjacks climbs huge mahogany tree. They descends to ground. A lumberjack cutting lumber into pieces. A lumberjack on a tree. He cuts the lumber tree. The tree branch falls. A lumber tree falling. Several views of the lumberjacks cutting trees and trees falling. Large pieces of lumber are moved across area by aerial trestle. The wheels of machinery in operation. Bark of tree is being lowered on the ground. Men load large pieces of lumber onto a train for transportation. The train leaves the area. Smoke comes out from the engine.
A film shows the geographical features of Taiwan. A view of the mountainous area. A camper with a bag on his back looks at the mountains. A house in between the mountains. The houses surrounded by the mountains. A view of clouds over the mountains. A group of campers wake in morning and look at cloud formations below them. The campers with bags hanged on their back climb steps on the mountains and set off across footbridge to further ascend mountain. A camper heading towards the footbridge. Flowers that grow in mountainous ranges of Formosa. A group of school children on mountain expedition. The children climb up the mountain. They walk on a footbridge. A view of the mountainous area. A house surrounded by the mountains.
A film shows the geographical features of Taiwan. A lamp hanged in the foreground. The Nauzan mountainous range. Clouds over the mountains. A train passes a railroad station and proceeds onward past mountainous area. The train climbing the mountain. A conductor stands on a track in the foreground.