The Big Picture
The Big Red OneStreaming Video - 2011
Produced by the U.S. Army, this educational episode of The Big Picture series is a salute to the 1st Infantry Division, also known as "The Big Red One." This division participated in eight campaigns and three invasions during World War II. With fascinating footage provided by the National Archives and Records Administration, this film captures combat operations during these engagements, showing attacks and counterattacks on foot and in trucks and assault boats through heat, dust, cold, snow, and water. Colonel Quinn explains the Combat Infantry Badge, its history, and what is required of combat infantrymen in order to wear the badge.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2007
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) :,sd., col
Alternative Title: Big Red One