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Landings at LZ X-Ray - We Were Soldiers

Landings at LZ X-Ray - We Were Soldiers American History Disasters Famous Historical Events Social Studies Tragedies and Triumphs

Image of a photograph depicting transport helicopters landing infantrymen at LZ X-ray during the Ia Drang Battle in late 1965.  This was the first major ground battle of the Vietnam War.

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Image online, courtesy the U.S. Army Center of Military History.

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