Vietnam War Photo Archives

The following images may contain material of a graphic nature which may be offensive to some viewers or inappropriate for viewing by children and young people. VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED. The Vietnam War Photo Archives collection contains photographs collected by Bernie Weisz. These images document the Vietnam War as well as the after effects. The Vietnam War, also known as the Second Indochina War, and known in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America or simply the American War, was a war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975. This war was officially fought between North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam. The North Vietnamese army was supported by the Soviet Union, China and other communist allies and the South Vietnamese army was supported by the United States, Philippines and other anti-communist allies.