from the "Big Picture" series
Department of Defense - made for the Department of the Army.
Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations.
U.S. Army Audiovisual Center. (ca. 1965).
This film portrays the strenuous six-day, eighty-hour training period which the replacement soldier received in Vietnam.
This training program was designed to supplement the soldier's stateside training with more specific training that reflected the climate and terrain conditions in which he eventually fought.