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04 Apr 1968, Near Khe Sanh, South Vietnam --- 4/4/1968-Near Khe Sanh, South Vietnam- First cavalry men, many with head wounds, wait to be evacuated from a hilltop along route #9, during their advance toward Khe Sanh. They are shown close-up, smoking.

14 Jun 1968, Khe Sanh, South Vietnam --- A helicopter arrives at a hill near Khe Sanh to pick up those soldiers killed and wounded when a US fighter plane accidentally fired upon a US position during the Vietnam War. #VietnamWarMemories

February 1971, Khe Sanh, South Vietnam. In this Kent Potter photograph, an unhappy looking South Vietnamese soldier waits February 8th at Khe Sanh to be air lifted into Laos where front dispatches indicate sharp clashes between government troops and North Vietnamese and Pathet Lao forces. The commander of South Vietnamese forces in Laos said on February 14th that his troops are prepared to stay there until the Ho Chi Minh Trail is shattered. Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

03 Apr 1968, Ca Lu, South Vietnam --- US soldiers from the 1st Cavalry rest on trucks in a convoy before Operation Pegasus, an attempt to clear the east-west route to Khe Sanh during the Vietnam War. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

March for peace (Washington, D.C.): I won't fight in Vietnam (1965)

U.S. More than 100,000 students stand in and around the Reflecting Pool in Washington, DC, demonstrating against the recent violence used to breakup a Vietnam War protest at Kent State University, where 4 students were killed when the National Guard fired tear gas and rifles into crowds of student demonstrators protesting the Nixon administration's expansion of the Vietnam War into Cambodia, 09 May 1970, Washington, DC // Image by © JP Laffont/Sygma/CORBIS