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vietnam war - The average age of most soldiers during the war was 19.  This picture really shows just how young they were.

By an unknown photographer, August 1965 "Da Nang, Vietnam.A young Marine private waits on the beach during the Marine landing".

A shocking moment when this man executed as it was believed that he was a spy for the Viet Cong

Vietnam War Famous picture seen often during those years , Killing a northvietamese spy

Lt. Colonel Robert L. Stirm was one of the 591 American prisoners of war who were returned during Operation Homecoming in 1973. This famous Pulitzer Prize-winning shot was taken by Sal Veder, and is known as “Burst of Joy”. It came to symbolize the end of the United States involvement in Vietnam.

10 People’s Lives in Famous Photographs joy at that moment but great sadness lay behind it

"In 1968 Catherine Leroy, one of the first female combat photographers of the Vietnam War era, surprised her North Vietnamese captors by photographing and interviewing them when they returned her cameras as they released her from detention. The photograph ended up on the cover of Life magazine."

Cathrine Leroy Female Combat Photographer

Photographer Catherine Leroy - During the Vietnam War, she shot some of the most brutal photographs to come out of the country. Wounded by shrapnel, taken prisoner She left with post-traumatic stress died in 2006

An amazing photo from the Vietnam War~ my grandfather was in this war...he was in the Navy

Haunting Images Chronicle 165 Years Of A World At War

Vo Anh Khanh A Cambodian guerrilla is carried to an improvised operating room in a mangrove swamp in this Viet Cong haven on the Ca Mau Peninsula 1970 This scene was an actual medical situation, not a publicity setup © National Geographic Society

"La Jeune Fille a la Fleur," a photograph by Marc Riboud, shows the young pacifist Jane Rose Kasmir planting a flower on the bayonets of guards at the Pentagon during a protest against the Vietnam War on October 21, 1967. The photograph would eventually become the symbol of the flower power movement.

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

“La Jeune Fille a la Fleur,” a photograph by Marc Riboud, shows the young pacifist Jane Rose Kasmir planting a flower on the bayonets of guards at the Pentagon during a protest against the Vietnam War. The symbol of the Flower Power movement.

A young photographer took this harrowing image of the Vietnam War. He didn’t live to see it published. - The Washington Post

A young photographer took this harrowing image of the Vietnam War. He didn’t live to see it published.

A young photographer took this harrowing image of the Vietnam War. He didn’t live to see it published. - The Washington Post

1968 - South Vietnam national police chief Nguyen Ngoc Loan executes a suspected Viet Cong member. (Eddie Adams)

February 1968 Eddie Adams, USA, The Associated Press. The police chief sudvietnamita Nguyen Ngoc Loan executing a Viet Cong suspect in Saigon.

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