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Checkpoint Charlie, Da Nang

Checkpoint Charlie, Da Nang Visual Arts American History Geography Government Social Studies

Da Nang was an important place during the Vietnam War.  The city had a good port and a large air field.  About one-fifth of America's military presence was based there.

This photo depicts Da Nang's "Checkpoint Charlie," where a Marine stands guard.  


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Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

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