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19 Feb 1968, Khe Sanh, South Vietnam --- Marine Cpl. Bruce Lint (L) of Meriden, Connecticut and another Marine (unidentified) provide a little musical entertainment for fellow leathernecks at this fortress in northwestern south Vietnam. A radio operator and interpreter with a reconnaissance unit, Cpl. Lint isn't practicing his trade much recently. since the North Vietnamese have Khe Sanh almost surrounded, any recon outfit travelling very far would risk capture. --- Image by ©…


Aftermath of the first day at the Siege of Khe Sanh. Checking out the remains of a supply tent. Photo courtesy of the National Archives ~ Vietnam War‬

US Marines man an artillery position during the siege of Khe Sanh, Vietnam, January-April 1968.


The bodies of U.S. Marines lie half buried on Hill 689, west of Khe Sanh, in 1968. The siege at Khe Sanh was one of the longest and bloodiest battles of the Vietnam War.