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Title
Southeast Asia Southeast Asia
Type
Still Image
Subject
United States. Army. Airborne Division, 101st--People.
Vietnam (Republic). Quân luc--People.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975.
Vietnamese.
Military maneuvers.
Military personnel--Vietnamese.
Place
Vietnam (Republic)
Genre Form
photoprint
graphic
graphic
Contact sheets.
Safety film negatives.
Slides--Color.
Aerial photographs.
Portrait photographs.
Group portraits.
Aerial photographs.
Language
English
Identified By
Lccn: 2016719246
Content
still image (Source: rdacontent)
Summary
Photographs show Army of Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) and U.S. Army troops in Vietnam and/or Cambodia. The photographs of the ARVN (Quân luc) include the soldiers making camp in a forest; team of ARVN deserters carrying bags of rice to camp; troops loading their wounded onto a helicopter; soldiers patroling near a village; views of the villages and villagers, including children in a school class, and various individuals; American military advisors with ARVN troops; captured(?) Viet Cong weapons. Also members of the People's Self-Defense Forces (PSDF) posed near their village. Members of the U.S. Army's 101st Airborne Division are shown at an artillery firebase. Includes the soldiers stringing barbed wire around compound; unloading ammunition from a truck and carrying artillery shells; loading and firing Howitzers; on patrol outside the base; soldiers relaxing, reading and writing letters, swimming in a pond or stream, playing basketball; a soldier in his bunker. Also aerial photographs, taken from helicopters, of Vietnam or Cambodia, showing the firebase, town, villages and countryside; photographs of individual ARVN soldiers, including Major Pham Huu Ba and Col. Le Chi Cuong; Vietnamese civilians; U.S. Army soldiers; Look photographer Thomas Koeniges and writer Christopher Wren.
Authorized Access Point
Koeniges, Thomas R., Southeast Asia