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Two infantrymen sprint across the clearing in War Zone D where a U.S. battalion is trapped under automatic weapons fire from surrounding Viet Cong troops, 50 miles northeast of Saigon, Vietnam.

Two infantrymen sprint across the clearing in War Zone D where a U. battalion is trapped under automatic weapons fire from surrounding Viet Cong troops, 50 miles northeast of Saigon, Vietnam.

ca. 1969, Saigon, South Vietnam --- Saigon, South Vietnam: Troops of the Ninth Division pick up Viet Cong suspects for questioning in the delta area south of Saigon in the summer of 1969. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

Saigon, South Vietnam --- Saigon, South Vietnam: Troops of the Ninth Division pick up Viet Cong suspects for questioning in the delta area south of Saigon in the summer of --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

Troops of the Ninth division wade through swamps and rivers south of Saigon in the summer of 1969, in the Delta area.

Saigon --- Saigon: troops of the Ninth division wade through swamps and rivers south of Saigon in the summer of in the Delta area. My nineteen year old uncle died in Viet Nam.

Charlie versus US air power

Viet Cong soldiers firing an anti-aircraft gun, South Vietnam, - Vietnam War _ I think they might actually be NVA

03 Feb 1968, Near Tan Son Nhut Airbase, Saigon, South Vietnam --- The bodies of…

The bodies of US soldiers lay on the back of an armored personnel carrier which moved through the fighting near Tan Son Nhut Airbase to pick up the dead. Near Tan Son Nhut Airbase, Saigon, South Vietnam, 3 February,

Dong Tam, South Vietnam 1967: A wounded 9th  division soldier, whose body was booby trapped by the Communists is  helped to safety after the traps were removed. He was injured during  fighting in the Mekong Delta area.

War: Dong Tam, South Vietnam A wounded division soldier, whose body was booby trapped by the Communists is helped to safety after the traps were removed. He was injured during fighting in the Mekong Delta area.

I came across these posts while surfing the internet and thought it would be cool to combine them, add pictures and then post on my blog and on Facebook. The first list of definitions was written …

Military Slang during the Vietnam War

American soldier using a knife to probe the floor of a Viet Cong tunnel in the Iron Triangle north of Saigon, South Vietnam. These brave soldiers/marines were called "Tunnel Rats.

The second wave of combat helicopters of the 1st Air Cavalry Division fly over an RTO and his commander on an isolated landing zone during Operation Pershing, a search and destroy mission on the Bong Son Plain and An Lao Valley of South Vietnam, during the Vietnam War. The two American soldiers are waiting for the second wave to come in. (Photo by Patrick Christain/Getty Images)

The second wave of combat helicopters of the Air Cavalry Division fly over an RTO and his commander on an isolated landing zone during Operation Pershing, a search and destroy mission on the Bong Son Plain and An Lao Valley of South Vietnam.

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