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Viet Cong - Capturing a Prisoner

Viet Cong - Capturing a Prisoner Tragedies and Triumphs Visual Arts American History Social Studies

As U.S. military men aided South Vietnam, during the Vietnam War, they captured suspected guerillas from North Vietnam.  This image depicts such an event.

The U.S. National Archives, where this photo is maintained, describes it with these words:

Van-Tuong, Vietnam....Staff Sergeant R.E. Steffy binds and blindfolds a Viet Cong who was taken prisoner.  08/18/1965


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Image online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

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