Vietnam war Cover of Life magazine with iconic photo.

LIFE and Death in Vietnam: "One Ride with Yankee Papa Photo essay by Larry Burrows. A mortally wounded comrade at his feet, Lance Cpl. James C. Farley, helicopter crew chief, yells to his pilot after a firefight in Vietnam,

A Vietnamese grandmother carries her severely burned one-year-old grandson after a misdirected napalm attack, 1972

Nick Ut - Iconic Images Of The Vietnam War: June 1972 A Vietnamese grandmother carries her severely burned 1 y/o grandson down Route 1 after a misdirected napalm attack by South Vietnamese pilots in the village of Trang Bang, South Vietnam.

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Vietnam War: Gunner reaches down to help a RVN soldier back inside the helicopter.

Two soldiers comfort each other under the strain of combat in Pleiku, South Vietnam, 5/26/67. (4048-2095 / hbdviwa_cs005_h © Everett Collection)

Two soldiers comfort each other under the strain of combat in Pleiku, South Vietnam, / © Everett Collection)

dead North Vietnamese soldier with a picture of his girlfriend/wife in his wallet - photo Don McCullin

A dead North Vietnamese Army soldier lies next to his belongings, including pictures, personal effects, and a bag of ammunition.

Union soldier - Survivor of notorious Andersonville Prison Camp - also known as Camp Sumpter

An American Concentration Camp During the Civil War, "Camp Sumter" as it was officially known was built east of Andersonville in February of 1864 & received roughly Union prisoners. Nearly soldiers died. The Union also had such camps.

The Vietnam War, 1965-1968 Life-july 1965

LIFE Magazine Covers Vietnam - Wounded U. Marine being helped to safety by his buddies during fire fight with Vietcong - July 1965 - Photographer: Bill Eppridge.

The soldiers had to try to keep each other lifted up but when some soldiers were going to shell shock there was no helping them they would have to leave the mind.

soldiers near Hue dragging a wounded comrade to safety. I wasn't very old, but I remember Vietnam on the news every night.

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