Vietnam. 1966  That was a hard one....... Republicans rushed to repeat it for an oil utopia in Iraq. The country is destroyed to this day.

American Marines, Operation Prairie, near the DMZ during the Vietnam War, October (Larry Burrows—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) A soldier's story: Rare images of Vietnam War.

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

The only woman buried in the Special Forces cemetery at Fort Bragg, NC. Martha Raye

The only woman buried in the Special Forces cemetery at Fort Bragg, NC. Martha Raye, (Musical Comedy actress and singer) She regularly visited troops during WWII with the USO

Remembering Henry Johnson, the soldier called "Black Death"

Remembering Henry Johnson, the Soldier Called “Black Death”

”Remembering Henry Johnson, the Soldier Called “Black Death” Henry Johnson suffered 21 wounds and rescued a fellow soldier while repelling an enemy raid in the Argonne Forest in 1918 but died 11 years later a forgotten man.

war photography: Vietnam soldier's helmet

A sky trooper from the Cavalry Division keeps track of the time he has left on his short time helmet, while participating in Operation Pershing, near Bong Son during the Vietnam War, 1968 (Frank Moffitt)

viet cong | ... Viet Cong prisoners rounded up in South Vietnam, by Larry Burrows

A tribute to the Vietnam War. "No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War.

Con Thien Dead | 05 Jul 1967, Con Thien - Marine chaplin says the Last Rites for a ...

05 Jul Con Thien, South Vietnam: A Marine chaplin says the Last Rites for a dying soldier south of the Demiliarized Zone

Amateur photographer Art Greenspon shot this photo in April 1968, in the A Shau Valley of Vietnam. The soldier with raised arms is guiding a medical helicopter for landing:

A paratrooper guides a medical evacuation helicopter through the jungle foliage to pick up casualties during a five-day patrol of Hue, South Vietnam, by Art Greenspon 1968

Combat Trackers Vietnam Era In 1966, with the war in Vietnam escalating, General Westmoreland, Commander of Military Assistance Command Vietnam (MACV), was impressed by the British Army’s employment of combat trackers fighting Communist insurgents in Malaysia. That year, he sent LTC Starry along with a small team of U.S. Soldiers to the British Jungle Warfare School in Malaysia.

Vietnam war era pics of special units ie the soldier above with a suppressor on…

Catherine Leroy, female photographer in Vietnam

Cathy at War

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

Jack Beckett blended historical and modern photographs to create these stunning photographs | #TCI

26 Ghostly Images Of World War Two, Blended With The Present

Rue Armand Levéel à Cherbourg.”Dutch historian Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse attempts to show us how close the past actually is to us, by combining the World War II pictures with the present day ones in her Ghosts of War series.

Vietnam

After the slaughter on Hill Battle of Dak To. Vietnam War this picture speaks in volumes

US Marine during  brief pause in fighting during Battle for Hue, Vietnam, 1968. photo by Don McCullin

Photograph taken by Don McCullin - Shaped By War - A US Marine takes stock during a brief pause in the fighting during the Battle for Hue, Vietnam,

war dogs | World War 2 Photos > US Marines > Iwo Jima war dog

Private Francis M. Hall and Doberman, March 1945 Private Francis M. Hall with his Doberman Pincher on Iwo Jima, March

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