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Marine Carries Injured Civilian in Hue

Marine Carries Injured Civilian in Hue Tragedies and Triumphs American History Social Studies

In early February, of 1968, the battle for Hue continued to rage.  As the city was damaged, its civilians became casualties of war.  Even hospitals were not places of safety.

Maintained at the U.S. National Archives, this picture has the following description:

Vietnam....A grenadier from the 3rd Platoon, Company 2nd H, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, carries a Vietnamese woman from Hue Hospital to safety during the battle for Hue.  02/05/1968

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Online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.  ARC Identifier  532480

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