“Battle fatigue set in long ago for most the men … Lance Cpl. Ernest Delgado … is from Los Angeles and has been checking the months off on his helmet. ”, Battle of Khe Sanh, South Vietnam by David Douglas Duncan. [[MORE]] The bloody battle of Khe.
On 18 August 1966 at Long Tan, South Vietnam, elements of D Company, Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment made contact with what would turn out to be a regiment of Viet Cong supported by at least a battalion of North Vietnamese Army forces"
Flatiron Building also known as the Fuller Building.Manhattan, New York. The construction was completed in 1902 and at that time was one of the tallest buildings in the city. The name makes reference to its resemblance to a cast-iron clothes iron.
A good photograph of the helmet without the Mitchell pattern camouflage cover. This soldier, wearing an undershirt and an OD towel around his neck, has written on his helmet shell next to the large hole where he was almost shot in the head on July
Hovering US Army helicopters pour machine-gun fire into the tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops as they attack a Vietcong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, near the Cambodian border, in March 1965 Photograph: Horst Faas/AP