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Service Members from the U.S. Army Baker Company, 2/9 Infantry, 2nd Infantry Division and Thai soldiers from 7th Regiment, 7th Division, 3rd Royal Thai Army learning jungle survival from Thai Special Forces. Thai Special Forces instructor, Master…

The Special Forces tab is worn by Soldiers who have completed the qualification course. These Soldiers are considered the most specialized experts in unconventional warfare. Find out what it means to be a Special Forces Soldier, from the history to…

California Army National Guard recruiting video.

The Berlin Tunnel was a joint British and American operation to tap Soviet and East German communications lines in East Berlin. To learn more about the CIA, visit the CIA Museum at https://www.cia.gov/about-cia/cia-museum/index.html

In April 1964 a Persian word meaning "courageous" became known to Americans as the name of a bold military adventure. An entire airborne brigade with heavy equipment was airlifted to Iran, land of the ancient Persians. American and Iranian armed…

Documents the remarkable work being done by the men and women of the Army Medical Service as they provide medical assistance in the field and the hospitals of Vietnam.

In the jungles and forests of Panama, the Army Test & Evaluation Command devises new methods to protect men and equipment against the ravages of heat and humidity.

Shows The 1979 Invasion; Soviet Troops, Tanks, Helicopters, And Anti-personnel Mines; Scenes Of Recent Destruction; Refugees In Camps And On The Move; Afghan Resistance Fighters In The Hills; And Scenes From The 1980 And 1981 U.n. General Assembly…

This film documents the effects of war on Laos. Footage shows bomb damage caused by B-52s, and civilians as they avoided bombing attacks. Scenes also show village life: a wedding, school activities, factories, a broadcast station, and military…

This U.S. Army film discusses security awareness and responsibilities in relation to overseas travel.

National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 653932 / Local Identifier 263.2424 - The Enemy Agent and You - National Security…

Special Forces Sniper Course, Fort Bragg, N.C. Produced by Sgt. 1st Class Teresa R. Coble. Provided by Defense Imagery Management Operations Center.

This filmed press conference focuses on the Central Intelligence Agency's alleged "independent activities in Vietnam," U.S. Department of State disputes with the CIA, and proposed oversights at the CIA. - 1963 - ARC 1697857 / LI 263.1437

A training film by the Central Intelligence Agency on espionage techniques.

Counter-Intelligence Special Operations: Raids and Searches - National Archives and Records Administration 1969 - ARC Identifier 649186 / Local Identifier 263.1906 - National Security Council. Central Intelligence Agency. (09/18/1947 - 12/04/1981).…

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). This is the story of the Army's Psychological Warfare activities in the Far East Command,…

Synopsis: Provides soldiers with psychological operations (PSYOP) terminology and developments and shows how PSYOP is used as both an offensive and defensive tool. PSYOP coordination requirements and the integration process for including PSYOP into…

Visits Fort Benning, GA, where selected officers and men are trained to develop their leadership skills to the ultimate degree, earning the coveted Ranger shoulder tab.

Former secret military force shown for first time on "THE BIG PICTURE" -- "Phantom Fighters" (TV-448) is good strong film entertainment, worthy of the attention of every thoughtful viewer. It is a documentary about the Army's Tenth Special Forces…

This program demonstrates functions of the Navy's frogmen commandos, the "SEALs." Reflects the excitement of parachute jump training, to the quiet of jungle patrols and a cross-section of life in this unique organization.

This is the story of the American Ranger--a long and colorful one of courage, daring and outstanding leadership. Filmed in the swamps of Florida and in the mountains of North Georgia, this episode in THE BIG PICTURE series shows how the Infantry,…

Soldiers with an unusual occupation shown on "THE BIG Picture" -- THE BIG PICTURE has come up with a neat little documentary in "Army Divers' School," filmed on location at Fort Eustis, Virginia. Director of Photography is SP-3 Gerald Finnerman of…

Vietnam - November 1966. 1st Infantry Division, 25th Infantry Division, 11th Armored Cavalry, 5th Special Forces, Naval River Patrol and Mekong Delta operations.

Vietnam - April 1966. 25th Infantry Division, 1st Infantry Division, 1st Calvary Division, And Special Forces; USAREU – 3rd Armor Division, "Operation Southern Arrow.''

PIN 26972

Objectives and scope of special forces training in Thailand - role of U.S. Army in developing effective Thai Special Forces.

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Landing Zone Operations

Illustrates landing zone techniques for medium aircraft night and day operations on land; light aircraft night operations on water; and rotary wing aircraft night operations on land.

(Color, 29 Min)

The Big Picture: Operation Montagnard
Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). This film examines how the Montagnards (a primitive tribe…

National Archives - Blazing Continent - National Security Council. Central Intelligence Agency. (09/18/1947 - 12/04/1981). - This Russian film, with an English soundtrack, tours South America and presents a propaganda - tinged perspective of the…

Big Picture camera crews in the rugged countryside of West Virginia cover an actual situation pitting the Special Forces of the U.S. Army, against the "Aggressor." Although it's a training problem, the script is written as it is enacted and the…

ARC Identifier 2569848 / Local Identifier 111-TV-655

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 - 05/15/1984). This THE BIG PICTURE film takes the…

National Archives and Records Administration

ARC Identifier 2569820 / Local Identifier 111-TV-605

Big Picture: U.S. Army Advisor in Vietnam

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations.…

United States Army television program describing the activities of Army Special Forces in the 1950's.

Department of Defense. Department of the Army. Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations. U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1974 -…

United States Army informational film describing the activities of United States Army Special Operations Forces.

National Archives and Records Administration - ARC Identifier 4524969 / Local Identifier 330-DVIC-701181 - Special Operations Forces…

From the archives of the Special Operations History Foundation: an interview with Command Sergeant Major (ret.) Rock Shiffer about the formation and early operations (1974-76) of the 2nd Battalion / 75th Ranger Regiment.

From the archives of the Special Operations History Foundation: an interview with Master Sergeant Clifford Lewis about life in the 75th Ranger Regiment in the early 1990's.

SILENT 08/07/1964 - 08/11/1964 - Summary: There are only two Americans with the patrol: SFC Henry Corvera, weapons man, and M/Sgt Richard E Pegram, team sergeant. All others are Vietnamese of the first company of the Camp Plei Mrong Strike Force.…
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