508th Parachute Infantry Regiment: "Operation Gyroscope" 1954 US Army; The Big Picture TV-316 thumbnail

508th Parachute Infantry Regiment: “Operation Gyroscope” 1954 US Army; The Big Picture TV-316

Support this channel: https://paypal.me/jeffquitney OR https://www.patreon.com/jeffquitney The Big Picture TV Series playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_hX5wLdhf_Jwfz5l_3NRAcCYURbOW2Fl more at http://quickfound.net/links/military_news_and_links.html Combat Unit Rotation: ‘”Operation Gyroscope — the Army’s new way of transporting entire units all over the glove.’ The 508th Airborne Regimental Combat Team (Parachute Infantry Regiment) is transported to Japan as the first move in Operation Gyroscope. The…

508th Parachute Infantry Regiment: "Operation Gyroscope" 1954 US Army; The Big Picture TV-316 thumbnail

508th Parachute Infantry Regiment: "Operation Gyroscope" 1954 US Army; The Big Picture TV-316

Support this channel: https://paypal.me/jeffquitney OR https://www.patreon.com/jeffquitney The Big Picture TV Series playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_hX5wLdhf_Jwfz5l_3NRAcCYURbOW2Fl more at http://quickfound.net/links/military_news_and_links.html Combat Unit Rotation: ‘”Operation Gyroscope — the Army’s new way of transporting entire units all over the glove.’ The 508th Airborne Regimental Combat Team (Parachute Infantry Regiment) is transported to Japan as the first move in Operation Gyroscope. The…

The LSD: Description and Employment 1944 US Navy Training Film; Landing Ship, Dock; WWII thumbnail

The LSD: Description and Employment 1944 US Navy Training Film; Landing Ship, Dock; WWII

Battleships, Destroyers… US Navy Vessels playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLC3B3291260B28346 US Navy Training Film playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLA40407C12E5E35A7 more at http://quickfound.net/links/military_news_and_links.html 1944 US Navy training film details the design and function of the LSD (Landing Ship, Dock). The 457-foot long, 4055-ton, 17-knot LSD transported smaller landing craft within its 395×40-foot “well”. Originally a public domain film from the US Navy,…

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German 10th Panzer Division Loads Marder IFVs

German 10. Panzer Division load tracked Marder Infantry Fighting Vehicles. HD Video by Christoph Koppers | Training Support Activity Europe | 02.21.2017 — German soldiers with the 122nd Mechanized Infantry Battalion, 12th Armored Brigade, 10. Pz Division load tracked Marder Infantry Fighting Vehicles onto railroad carts at the 7th Army Training Command’s Grafenwoehr Tower Barracks…

82nd Airborne Division: "Fire Brigade" 1958 US Army; The Big Picture TV-401 thumbnail

82nd Airborne Division: “Fire Brigade” 1958 US Army; The Big Picture TV-401

The Big Picture TV Series playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_hX5wLdhf_Jwfz5l_3NRAcCYURbOW2Fl Skydiving, Parachute Jumping, Free Fall… playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBE2CC7CF36805257 more at http://quickfound.net/links/military_news_and_links.html The first 9 minutes of this film are missing (it came this way from the National Archives). ‘Fire fighting capability of Airborne seen on “THE BIG PICTURE” — “One of the most effective forces available for dealing with…

82nd Airborne Division: "Fire Brigade" 1958 US Army; The Big Picture TV-401 thumbnail

82nd Airborne Division: "Fire Brigade" 1958 US Army; The Big Picture TV-401

The Big Picture TV Series playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_hX5wLdhf_Jwfz5l_3NRAcCYURbOW2Fl Skydiving, Parachute Jumping, Free Fall… playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBE2CC7CF36805257 more at http://quickfound.net/links/military_news_and_links.html The first 9 minutes of this film are missing (it came this way from the National Archives). ‘Fire fighting capability of Airborne seen on “THE BIG PICTURE” — “One of the most effective forces available for dealing with…

Refugees (1944) thumbnail

Refugees (1944)

Location Unknown / Unclear – Middle East? Large transport ship in harbour. Several shots of ship loaded with refugees. More shots, some close up shots, of the people on the ship. Several people give the clenched fist sign and have red stars on their caps – Yugoslav partisans supporters? Various shots of the people in…