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Mike Novosel (Medal of Honor) and Mike Jr: The Father-Son Vietnam Medevac Team Who Rescued Each Other

Imagine flying into heavy enemy fire to rescue your son who was shot down. Alternatively, imagine rescuing your injured father under the same circumstances

MACV-SOG One-Zero team leader Kenneth Bowra, 1971 ~ Vietnam War Soldier carries an XM177-E1

MACV-SOG One-Zero team leader Kenneth Bowra, 1971 ~ Vietnam War Soldier carries an

MWD Vietnam

These loyal canine war heroes deserve so much more from the US govt. Today we have several rescue organizations that help bring them home, often placing them with their former handlers.

Sgt Harry Jackson- Tan An- Artillery Fire Base- 9th Infantry Division- Vietnam 1967-1969 (my father)

Sgt Harry Jackson- Tan An- Artillery Fire Base- Infantry Division- Vietnam…

Warrant Officer Second Class Alex McCloskey of Newcastle, NSW explaining something to a Montagnard soldier.

Warrant Officer Second Class Alex McCloskey of Newcastle, Australia explaining something to a Montagnard soldier.

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Vietnam April Near Khe Sanh, South Vietnam---First Cavalry men, many with head wounds, wait to be evacuated from a hilltop along Route during their advance toward Khe Sanh---image by Bettmann/CORBIS

Lt. Col. George Eyster of Florida is placed on a stretcher after being shot by a Viet Cong sniper at Trung Lap, South Vietnam.

'He brought forth some of the most searing images of the 20th century': Tributes after death of photographer whose pictures of the Vietnam War captivated the world

In this Jan. 1966 file photo taken by Associated Press photographer Horst Faas, Lt. George Eyster of Florida is placed on a stretcher after being shot by a Viet Cong sniper at Trung Lap, South Vietnam. (Photo by AP Photo/Horst Faas, File)

Men of the 101st Airborne during a sweep of an area around the Fire Support Base that protected the ontagnard village of Mai Loc/October 1969

American soldiers of Airborne Division discuss tactics during a sweep of the jungle area around the Fire Support Base protecting the Montagnard village of Mai Loc, 16 October

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