Napalm Bombs, Vietnam - 1962

Napalm Bombs, Vietnam - 1962 Tragedies and Triumphs Ethics American History Social Studies

This image depicts a still shot from a moving-picture taken in Vietnam during November of 1962. We see unfinned napalm bombs in the foreground.  In the background, we see an Army Shawnee (Piasecki H-21) helicopter.

The U.S. Archives, where this film is maintained, described this image as follows:

Air Ordnance for coin operations in Republic of Vietnam, Bien Hoa AB [Air Base], Vietnam, 11/1962

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Media Credits

Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.  ARC Identifier 69357.  USAF movie 342-USAF-38581.



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