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US Navy bombs the Hai Duong bridge in North Vietnam in during Operation Linebacker I.

Dust, debris and smoke fill the air after a U.S. Marine CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter crashed while landing in the Song Ngan Valley, a short distance from the demilitarized zone between north and south Vietnam, July 18, 1966. Above another helicopter tries to get into the landing zone.  / Credit: AP Photo/Horst Faas

Sea Knights - used in Vietnam as medevacs and for re-supply ("YT" was Tail Sign for Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron - USMC)

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“Dead Men Flying” Heroic as Hell – The Dustoff Pilots of The Vietnam War (image heavy)

08 Nov 1967, Near Tam Ky, A stressed 1st Cavalry soldier is consoling his buddy moments after an intense firefight on a search and destroy mission 15 miles northwest of Tam Ky. ~ Vietnam War

08 Nov Near Tam Ky, A stressed Cavalry soldier is consoling his buddy moments after an intense firefight on a search and destroy mission 15 miles northwest of Tam Ky, Vietnam War

Green Beret with indigenous troops in Dak To Vietnam 1965.

The Jungle War - August 1965 - Combined Action Platoons are formed by U. Marines utilizing South Vietnamese militia units to protect villages and conduct patrols to root out Viet Cong guerrillas - Green Berets in Dak To

Vietnam War 1967 - A door gunner surveys the area in the Mekong Delta

July 1967 - A door gunner surveys the area from the open door of his Huey helicopter as they fly close to the ground in the Mekong Delta during the Vietnam war.

Above Photo: Plane drops a white phosphorus bomb on a Viet Cong postion in 1966. (USAF)  Nicknamed ‘Wille Pete” in Vietnam, white phosphorous was mostly used to mark targets, as it created brilliant white smoke that could be seen from a long way off.

Air Force Douglas Skyraider drops a white phosphorus bomb on a Viet Cong position in South Vietnam in

1960s- The Tet Offensive was a huge Vietcong uprising and the turning point of the Vietnam War. It showed Johnson's credibility gap and dishonesty to Americans about the outlook of the war.

12 Major Battles of the Vietnam War

The Tet Offensive was a huge Vietcong uprising and the turning point of the Vietnam War. It showed Johnson's credibility gap and dishonesty to Americans about the outlook of the 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

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US transport plane crashes after being hit by friendly artillery. It crossed a firing zone when trying to land, killing the 3 crew. Vietnam 1967 [[MORE]] asyouwishbuttercup: This photo is from a book.

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