Children run in the aftermath of the attack in this image by Burnett. David Burnett / Contact Press Images
A woman holds a child in this image by Burnett. “After Trang Bang, my sense of being ’photographer ready’ was more acute; the instinct has served me well in dozens of stories since,” Burnett writes. David Burnett / Contact Press Images
An American F-105 warplane is shot down and the pilot ejects and opens his parachute in this photo taken by North Vietnamese photograper Mai Nam on September 1966 near Vinh Phuc, north of Hanoi. This photo is one of the most recognized images taken by a North Vietnamese photographer during the war. The pilot of the aircraft was taken hostage and held in a Hanoi prison from 1966 to 1973.
Nov 4, 1965. Chaplain John McNamara administers the last rites to photographer Dickey Chapelle in South Vietnam. She became the first female war correspondent to be killed in Vietnam and the first American female reporter to be killed in action. She was given a full marine burial. Photo by Henri Huet who was later also killed in action in Vietnam.