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The USNS Corpus Christi Bay, formerly the USS Albemarle, was designated as an Aircraft Repair Ship, Helicopter In this picture, Corpus Christi Bay is stationed a few miles from Vung Tau.

vietnamwarera: “ USNS Corpus Christi, circa From the source: “This ship served as depot maintenance for aircraft. It was stationed several miles from Vung Tao. Landing and taking off was different from the usual flying experience.

The address is muddy bunker and the mailman wears a flak vest as Cpl. Jesse D. Hittson of Levelland, Texas, reaches out for his mail at the U.S. Marine Con Thien outpost two miles south of the demilitarized zone in South Vietnam on Oct. 4, 1967.

The address is muddy bunker and the mailman wears a flak vest as CPL. Jesse D. Hittson of Levelland, Texas, reaches out for his mail at the U. Marine Con Thien outpost two miles south of the demilitarized zone in South Vietnam on Oct.

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Nguyen Ngoc Loan, chief of the national police, shoots suspected Viet Cong officer Nguyen Van Lem on a Saigon street on Feb.

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The Vietnam War ended 35 years ago, on April 30, 1975, with the fall of   Saigon, now known as Ho Chi Minh City, to communist troops from the north.

The Vietnam War in pictures: the 35th anniversary of the fall of Saigon

Hovering U. Army helicopters pour machine gun fire into the tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops in an attack on a Viet Cong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, northwest of Saigon near the Cambodian border, in March 1965

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The Brown Water Navy in Vietnam

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Vietnam War *...going hot. Hot landing zones were always bad. Not getting killed there was the good part.

A Huey's door gunner firing a steady stream of lead

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"Animal Mother" A U. Marine Machine Gunner with a fellow comrade during the bloody Battle of Hue City South Vietnam x My assigned weapon was the mighty

PCF 43, men and weapons at the ready, proceeds at high speed into a Mekong Delta waterway.

Vietnam War Weapons - US Navy "Swift Boat" PCF men and weapons at the ready, proceeds at high speed into a Mekong Delta waterway.

US Navy Riverine Force - Vietnam (Brown Water Navy)

PBR of the US Navy beach in a Mekong Delta canal as part of the US Army-Navy Mobile Riverine Force (MRF), Operation Coronado IX.

Why the U.S. military pushed helicopters overboard in the Vietnam War

Why the U.S. military pushed helicopters overboard in the Vietnam War

In this April U. Navy personnel aboard the USS Blue Ridge push a helicopter into the sea off the coast of Vietnam in order to make room for more evacuation flights from Saigon after the V.the capital. (AP Photo/File)</p>

U.S. Air Force F-105 fighter-bomber is shot down. The pilot ejects and opens his parachute. This photo was taken by North Vietnamese photographer Mai Nam on September 1966 near Vinh Phuc north of Hanoi. The pilot was taken as a POW and held in a Hanoi prison from 1966 to 1973.

U.S. Air Force F-105 fighter-bomber is shot down. The pilot ejects and opens his parachute. This photo was taken by North Vietnamese photographer Mai Nam on September 1966 near Vinh Phuc north of Hanoi. The pilot was taken as a POW and held in a Hanoi prison from 1966 to 1973.

I believe that the helicopter could be reinforcement for the soldiers, I believe this could be a helicopter coming to pick up the wounded

Vietnam War hit the baby boomer generation very hard.this was the first war plastered across the newspapers and TV news that showed so many casualties. My husband was born in 1964 and grew up seeing the news from this war every evening.

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