A lot of things happen since we last checked in with the young doctor. He's reattached limbs to a young boy, he preform the first plastic surgery (on whim due to the fact it was originally suppose to be the first open heart surgery) and even save a CIA spy by removing part of his skull. A lot of thing happen to Young Black Jack and some were unintentionally but they added to his medical resume.
In this week's episode Young Black Jack takes a trip to Vietnam to find his friend/Assistant Yabu who happen to went back to Vietnam to get back to basics and to be a better doctor like how Young Black Jack is(even though he is still a medical student). The Hospital where Yabu suppose to be studing at was bomb and now Yabu is M.I.A.
In a restaurant Young Black Jack meet a photographer that knows of Yabu last known whereabouts but tries to warn against the young doctor from going there. Come morning the same photographer then advice him to go to the area along with a Soldier from the States and a female translator. While the four of them was traveling on a army tank they were suddenly attack.
Young black Jack and the other were caught in the cross hares and was thrown from the tank. While on the ground Young black Jack saw and understood the severity of the Vietnam war that was going on around him.
While he does manage to save the solider he ended up be captured.
This episode gave you a look of the Vietnam war that was going was at the time and how hard it was not only it was on the people but outsiders as well. Next episode i hope we find out what happen to Yabu is he alive? as well as Young black Jack is he safe? who will he save next?