Extraction Of A KIA U.S. Paratrooper
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This picture is the extraction of the body of a US paratrooper killed in action (KIA) in the jungle near the Cambodian border is lifted up to an evacuation helicopter in War Zone C on May 14, 1966. The zone, encompassing the city of Tay Ninh and the surrounding area north of Saigon, was the site of the Viet Cong's headquarters in South Vietnam. Photo by Henri Huet.
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Original version: Collection with various creators donated by Bernie Weisz; Archival digital version: SLCC Digital Archives. IN COPYRIGHT.
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