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A Marine is helped to an evacuation point by two buddies after he was wounded during an enemy probe of his unit’s position during Operation Dewey Canyon, the last great Marine offensive during the Vietnam War. The Leathernecks killed 12 North Vietnamese in the fighting northwest of the A Shau Valley.

A Marine is helped to an evacuation point by two buddies after he was wounded during an enemy probe of his unit’s position during Operation Dewey Canyon, the last great Marine offensive during the Vietnam War. The Leathernecks killed 12 North Vietnamese in the fighting northwest of the A Shau Valley.

Source / January 28, 2014 / 137

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After the fighting ends, clean up begins

After the fighting ends, clean up begins

/ November 22, 2013 / 471

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/ November 22, 2013 / 55

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The evacuation of wounded Marines, c. 1968

The evacuation of wounded Marines, c. 1968

Source / November 20, 2013 / 113

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Carrying a wounded comrade during the Tet Offensive, 1968

Carrying a wounded comrade during the Tet Offensive, 1968

Source / November 18, 2013 / 86

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A wounded Marine as they attempt to retake Battle of Huế during the Tet Offensive, 1968

A wounded Marine as they attempt to retake Battle of Huế during the Tet Offensive, 1968

Source / November 18, 2013 / 68

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A black-and-white negative of a color image, depicting the scene on Hill 484 a few moments after Larry Burrows shot the picture that would become known as Reaching Out.

A black-and-white negative of a color image, depicting the scene on Hill 484 a few moments after Larry Burrows shot the picture that would become known as Reaching Out.

Source / November 11, 2013 / 41

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Wounded Marines after a fierce firefight south of the DMZ in Vietnam, October 1966/Larry Burrows

November 10, 2013, 3:00pm / 98

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