Much of the film footage on this three disc set is from the U.S. Government Archives and includes a speech by President Lyndon Johnson as well as a documentary featuring John Wayne in an effort to unite the American people in the war effort. Also depicted are the humanitarian roles played by the U.S. Military such as medical aid, food distribution and rice harvesting. Original footage of Marine landings and air operations are included in the series as well as artillery gunfire. The daily life of an U.S. soldier is also shown. A must have collection for anyone interested in recent World History.