Marine Fashions the U.S. flag in Preparation to Hoist it Over the Citadel, in the Imperial City
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A U.S. Marine fashions the flag of his country to make a shirt staff in preparation to hoist it over the citadel in the Imperial city of Hue following 24 days of continuous battle for the prized objective during the Tet offensive by communist forces. Photo by Douglas Pike.
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