Footage of demonstration by paratroopers of the 9th Airforce.
Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.
Air to Air Paratroop shots.
Various shots of paratroopers jumping from DC-3 Dakota's. Good C/Us of paratroopers inside plane jumping out. Air to ground shots of display. Nice footage from camera attached to cigar smoking paratrooper as his parachute opens. L/Ss of the action.
Title card reads: "PHOTOGRAPHED BY THE 4TH COMBAT CAMERAMAN OF THE 9TH US ARMY AIRFORCE."
L/S to C/U of soldiers gathered round map discussing plans. L/Ss of soldier boarding DC-3. M/S of soldier checking backpacks of para's before going aboard. DC-3's taxiing before takeoff.