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8 Facts about the Vietnam War from a Former Viet Cong Soldier – Cherries – A Vietnam War Novel

8 Facts about the Vietnam War from a Former Viet Cong Soldier – Cherries – A Vietnam War Novel

A Marine sniper takes aim from behind a tree as his comrade looks through a pair of binoculars to establish the enemy position during the Battle of Hue in 1968. (John Olson/Stars and Stripes) #Vietnam #VietnamWar #warphotography #photography #BattleofHue #1968 #USMC #Marines #starsandstripes

Americans remember grinding, exhausting Hue battle as ‘particularly brutal’

A Marine sniper takes aim from behind a tree as his comrade looks through a pair of binoculars to establish the enemy position during the Battle of Hue in 1968. (John Olson/Stars and Stripes) #Vietnam #VietnamWar #warphotography #photography #BattleofHue #1968 #USMC #Marines #starsandstripes

Photos of the vietnam War

Heading north on highway 1 with supplies for the Marines at the DMZ with quad for protection.

Group of China Marines in Peking

Winners of the 1911 North China Guard shooting competition. Future Marine Corps Commandant Thomas Holcomb sits to the right

Actress Jayne Mansfield visits with wounded American soldiers at the 3rd surgical hospital at Bien Hoa Vietnam on Feb. 18 1967 [1024x666] http://ift.tt/2gXqFyq

Actress Jayne Mansfield visits with wounded American soldiers at the surgical hospital at Bien Hoa, Vietnam, on Feb.

Vietnam War colour photos. batalla de Hue, febrero de 1968 More

"Animal Mother" A U. Marine Machine Gunner with a fellow comrade during the bloody Battle of Hue City South Vietnam x My assigned weapon was the mighty

Marine Corps, Usmc, Military, Military Personnel

A faceless beauty contest in Cliftonville, England, 1936.

A faceless beauty contest in Cliftonville, England, 1936.

British women in munitions factory, 1917.

Women Munition Workers known as the “Canary Girls”. In WWI That Turned Yellow And Gave Birth To Yellow Babies, UK. [[MORE]] The canary girls were the United Kingdom’s female trinitrotoluene (TNT).

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The Gatling gun saw much action during the Spanish American War. It gained fame in Cuba giving support fire while Theodore Roosevelt and the Rough Riders assaulted San Juan Hill. Several examples were later shipped and used in the war in the Philippines.

Weight: 395 lbs Barrel length: barrels) Cartridge Caliber: Krag and Government Range: yards Rate fire:

In 1967 GySgt Carlos Hathcock set the record for the longest sniper kill. He used a M2 .50 Cal Browning machine gun mounting a telescopic sight at a range of 2,500 yd (2,286 m), taking down a single Vietcong guerrilla. His record was broken in 2002 by Canadian snipers during the War in Afghanistan.

In 1967 GySgt Carlos Hathcock set the record for the longest sniper kill. He used a Cal Browning machine gun mounting a telescopic sight at a range of yd m), taking down a single Vietcong guerrilla. His record was broken in

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