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Negative

Item Number: VAN019438
 Photograph
Language
English
Number of Pages
1
Digital Object Type
Photograph
Physical Location
Stacks

General Note / OCR

A wartime photograph taken by a helicopter crewman of the capture of two unidentified American airmen in a roadside clearing on the Ho Chi Minh Trail in Laos. Note the PAVN soldier atop the rockpile, center; the two American aircrew, one kneeling, one standing; and the two other PAVN soldiers. Ted Schweitzer was told that a number of Americans captured in remote areas such as a Ho Chi Minh Trail died or were killed reaching Hanoi.

Pub Credit Line
VAN019438, Malcolm McConnell Collection, The Vietnam Center and Archive, Texas Tech University

Added: 11 Jan 2013 [Updated: 14 Jan 2013]