1973 - A Viet Cong guerrilla stands guard in the Mekong Delta. 'You could find women like her almost everywhere during the war,' said the photographer. 'She was only 24 years old but had been widowed twice. Both her husbands were soldiers.
Grandson of Larry Wayne Chaffin, "War is Hell", Airborne Brigade Battalion member, during the Vietnam War - Phouc Vinh airstrip in South Vietnam, June Died at age 39 from an illness relating to Agent Orange exposure.
A Marine at Con Thien wears his faith, alongside earthly goods, on his helmet. September/October “To every Marine on that hilltop the Lord always seemed nearby.” War Without Heroes, Photo by David Douglas Duncan
Aylan's body is among powerful photos that have changed history
This photo, taken by Vietnamese-born war photographer Nick Ut in captured the face of a terrified nine-year-old girl seen running for her life after ripping off her burning clothes when a South Vietnamese plane accidentally dropped napalm on its own
Photo is of an air drop of supplies in Operation Junction City during the Vietnam War. Operation Junction City was the largest U. airborne operation since WWII’s Operation Market Garden and was the only major airborne operation of the Vietnam War.
Helmets, rifles and jungle boots tell a grim tale of the action fought by the Brigade, airborne paratroopers in Operation Wheeler near Chu Lai. This battlefield memorial honors the soldiers killed during the offensive between September and November
By Horst Faas April 1933 – 10 May German photo-journalist and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner. An unidentified U. Army soldier wears a hand lettered "War Is Hell" slogan on his helmet, in Vietnam on June (AP Photo/Horst Faas).
Combat boots left at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D., in 1984 - how do Americans remember the fallen? How do we support our veterans? What can we see in this image that informs that discussion?