Views from an aircraft circling counterclockwise over the large area occupied by elements of the U.S. 25th Infantry Division at Cu Chi, Vietnam. Among the sites seen at the camp are: the C-123 airstrip; CH-47 areas; 1/8 ARTY (1st Battalion, 8th Field Artillery Regiment); 2/77 ARTY; 1/6 ARTY; 3/13 ARTY; 2/27 Infantry; 65th and 554th Engineer Battalions; 125th and 36th Signal Battalions; 12th Medical Evacuation and 25th Medical Battalions; 3/4 Cavalry, 2nd Battalion, 14th Infantry (Golden Dragons) and others.
Aerial view of 25th Infantry Division Headquarters Base Camp in Cu Chi, North West of Saigon, Vietnam. View of 'Tropic Lightning' insignia on ground.
The body of Ho Chi Minh, lying in State, following his death, on September 2, 1969. during the Vietnam War. Recounting scenes of war, revolution and violence associated with Ho Chi Minh's life and struggles. An aircraft in flight drops bombs. A smoke column rises from explosions. People weep. Prisoners executed in a field. Pile of dead bodies, in front of clusters of Christian crosses.
25th Infantry Division soldiers undergo Mines and Booby Trap course at Cu Chi, South Vietnam. Instructor shows students bobby traps. Booby trap is placed on table with 'First In-Last Out' written in the background. Soldiers check equipment. They enter the bobby trap display area.
25th Infantry Division U.S. Army soldiers learn about Mines and Booby Traps during course at Cu Chi, South Vietnam. Instructor briefs students. Inert aerial bomb with 25th Infantry Division insignia in the background. United States soldiers seated on bleacher. Instructor holds Vietcong weapon in hand.
25th Infantry Division soldiers undergo Mines and Booby Trap course at Cu Chi, South Vietnam. Instructor shows soldiers a Vietcong weapon. The weapon is passed through the class. United States soldiers seated on bleachers.