Category: vietnam

On May 15th, 1976 this photograph was taken by…

On May 15th, 1976 this photograph was taken by Robin Hood. It shows Vietnam War veteran Eddie Robinson, sitting in his wheelchair with his son on his lap, watching the Chattanooga Armed Forces Day Parade. The Vietnam War had ended almost exactly 1 year earlier.

The photograph won the Pulitzer Prize for photography in 1977.

Origins of the Word “University” in Various As…

News from home – Soldiers of the 1st Btn, Roya…

News from home – Soldiers of the 1st Btn, Royal Australian Regiment listen to a shortwave radio set at Bien Hoa Airbase, Vietnam June 1965

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Last days in Vietnam: The story behind the iconic image of the…

Last days in Vietnam: The story behind the iconic image of the fall of Saigon in April 1975.

35 rare portrait photos of Vietnameses from the 1880s.

35 rare portrait photos of Vietnameses from the 1880s.

Captured U.S. pilot major Dewey Waddell is gua…

Captured U.S. pilot major Dewey Waddell is guarded by a militiawoman with a gun and a bayonet on a rice field. Vietnam, 1967.

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A Vietnamese woman soldier holding a rifle dis…

A Vietnamese woman soldier holding a rifle displays Chinese men she captured in battle and took prisoner with their hands bound and tied together behind their backs, from the Chinese PLA 41st and 42nd Army corps, Sino-Vietnamese War, 25 February 1979, Cao Bằng Province, Vietnam

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An American soldier wears a hand lettered &ldq…

An American soldier wears a hand lettered “War Is Hell” slogan on his helmet, Vietnam, 1965

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North Korean president Kim Il-sung visiting Vi…

North Korean president Kim Il-sung visiting Vietnam, 1958

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Battle of Khe Sanh in Vietnam. January 21, 196…

Battle of Khe Sanh in Vietnam. January 21, 1968

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