The Negro Soldier Part 3
The War Department presents The Negro Soldier Part 3 Military officer interviews Black man asks about what machines he knows how to operate. - ECU shots of a white and also a Black boot camp drill instructor as they bark commands at recruits. More of these shots are inserted throughout the boot camp scenes. - Chaplain makes speech to recruits from podium - Officer lectures recruits from podium on how to properly salute. - Black recruit is fitted for a pair of shoes or boots. - Recruits most of them Black, file into room where they strip down to their underclothes and try on their new uniforms while officer instructs them at microphone. - Black soldiers practice making a bed in barracks together - New Black soldiers in marching drill on snow-covered ground, they make many mistakes, funny column of Black soldiers in full combat uniforms marching down trail, they sit down and take a rest. - Military hospital ward and dental clinic, the patients are all black soldiers. - Black recruits soldiers shoot target practice on firing range. - Black woman reading aloud (not sync) from book, zooms to the book entitled An Anthology of American Negro Literature. - Black WAC WAAC women in marching drill on military base, VS a convoy of jeeps carrying black WAC WAAC women. - Black USO dance - WWII boot camp training: Black recruit soldiers engage in group calisthenics - WWII boot camp combat training: Black soldiers on obstacle course, they bayonet enemy dummies and advance over rugged terrain. - Black officers attending military schools: graduating black officer receives diploma in graduation ceremony, VS, including West Point - Black ROTC soldiers march in review.Tuskegee airmen, poor shots: black pilots are decorated with their wings in medal ceremony black pilots in full flight gear walk across tarmac CU black pilot in cockpit, in flight.