North Vietnamese Army infantrymen. The machine gunner armed with an RPD appears to be wearing a U.S. M56 pistol belt (vertical weave) with a M67 20rnd magazine pouch attached to it, in addition to his RPD ammunition bag. One of the tankers also carries a Type 56 assault rifle with a folding stock.

North Vietnamese Army infantrymen. The machine gunner armed with an RPD appears to be wearing a U.S. M56 pistol belt (vertical weave) with a M67 20rnd magazine pouch attached to it, in addition to his RPD ammunition bag. One of the tankers also carries a Type 56 assault rifle with a folding stock.

Submachine guns captured by US troops from the North Vietnamese Army 1960 -  Soviet PPS-43 German MP 40 and Vietnamese K-50M.

Submachine guns captured by US troops from the North Vietnamese Army 1960 - Soviet PPS-43 German MP 40 and Vietnamese K-50M.

The Vietnam War movie, “We Were Soldiers,” offers insight into the first major battle between the U.S. military and the North Vietnamese Army.

10 Things You Never Knew About ‘We Were Soldiers’

The Vietnam War movie, “We Were Soldiers,” offers insight into the first major battle between the U.S. military and the North Vietnamese Army.

The Laotian guerilla was known to use elephants to provide supplies to the North Vietnamese Army troops near Route 9 in southern Laos.

The Laotian guerilla was known to use elephants to provide supplies to the North Vietnamese Army troops near Route 9 in southern Laos.

TSSD Vietnam NORTH VIETNAMESE ARMY: 16 Khaki 1:32 Plastic Army Men Figures

TSSD Vietnam NORTH VIETNAMESE ARMY: 16 Khaki 1:32 Plastic Army Men Figures

Submachine guns captured by US troops from the North Vietnamese Army, 1960 -  Soviet PPS-43, German MP 40, and Vietnamese K-50M.

Submachine guns captured by US troops from the North Vietnamese Army, 1960 - Soviet PPS-43, German MP 40, and Vietnamese K-50M.

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

Vietnam: The Real War – in pictures

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

North Vietnamese Army Vietnam War | Vietnam War VC North Vietnamese UNWORN Army Pith Helmet | eBay

North Vietnamese Army Vietnam War | Vietnam War VC North Vietnamese UNWORN Army Pith Helmet | eBay

Badass of The Week: Carlos "White Feather" Hathcock - Album on Imgur

Badass of The Week: Carlos "White Feather" Hathcock - Album on Imgur

Photographer Catherine Leroy - During the Vietnam War, she shot some of the most brutal photographs to come out of the country. Wounded by shrapnel while covering a US Marine unit in the DMZ, she was taken prisoner during the Tet Offensive by the North Vietnamese Army (NVA), and during her imprisonment, talked the NVA into being photographed. She left the war with post-traumatic stress but kept covering war zones from Northern Ireland, Somalia, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and more. She died in…

Photographer Catherine Leroy - During the Vietnam War, she shot some of the most brutal photographs to come out of the country. Wounded by shrapnel while covering a US Marine unit in the DMZ, she was taken prisoner during the Tet Offensive by the North Vietnamese Army (NVA), and during her imprisonment, talked the NVA into being photographed. She left the war with post-traumatic stress but kept covering war zones from Northern Ireland, Somalia, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq and more. She died in…

Pinterest
Search