Monday, January 4, 2016

Rarely Seen Vintage Photos of Vietnam War

Rare vintage photos show the severity of war in Vietnam War from 1955-75.

American Railroad Security Advisors sitting on top of an armored car, riding a train in Vietnam, 1967

American soldiers, September 1967

An unidentified U.S. soldier takes a moment to pray for the fallen men on this Memorial Day in Vietnam, May 30, 1968

Army transport, 1966

August 1967

'B',1st Bn, 83rd Arty, firing their weapon in support of other batteries during a fire mission, March 16,1968

Ben Tre, South Vietnam, February 21, 1969

C7 Caribou Transport, June 1967

C-130 Hercules drops supplies to 173rd Airborne Brigade during Operation Junction City in Tay Ninh Province,
South Vietnam, 1967

Da Nang Marine Corps tank, 1965

Da Nang, South Vietnam, 1 August 1966

Execution, Saigon, 1968

February 9, 1965

Helicopter, July 18, 1970

June 15, 1964

June 1970

March 3, 1965

March 21 1967 US soldiers

Marine helicopters in South Vietnam, August 11, 1966

Marines capture Viet Cong, 18 June 1970

NhaTrang, April 30, 1975

November 15, 1965

October 5, 1964 featuring partially stripped and tied Viet Cong prisoners sit on ground under armed guard in prison camp

Operation Masher, May 7, 1966

Paratroopers cross a river in the rain near Ben Cat, South Vietnam, 1965

People's militia unit in Vietnam in 1965

Protection from gas vomiting improvised plastic masks, Saigon,South Vietnam, 1966

Soldier of the 1st Air Cavalry leads a group of blindfolded Montagnard men, suspected of working with the Viet Cong, 1966

South Vietnam War, August 12, 1964

South Vietnam War, Khe Sanh, 1971

Tank M-109 self-propelled howitzer, Khe Sanh, 1971

The Vietnam people warmly welcome their victorious army with refreshments

U.S. Marines from amphibious force ships off Vietnam wade ashore to converge on a Viet Cong position, 9 September 1966

U.S. troops, September 25, 1965

US Soldier November, 1967

US Soldiers carrying packs, Saigon, 1969

US Soldiers Company D, 151st Ranger Infantry Division, 1969

US Soldiers, April 24, 1967

US troops build supports for cannons in Vietnam, 1972

Viet Cong guerrilla prisoner who was captured by Vietnamese soldiers in Camau, August 1962

Viet Cong terrorist bombing in Saigon, 1965

Vietnam War, 1965

Vietnam War, 1969

Vietnam War, 1970

Vietnamese cadets wait their turn to check supersonic jet equipment, May 7, 1967

Vietnamese people's army artillery units push forward through difficult country

2 April 1967

5 January 1968

22 July 1966

25 November 1967

1965 Communist Viet Cong

1968 crying woman carrying her belonings from destroyed home

A Marine from 1st Battalion, 3rd Marines, moves a Viet Cong suspect, August 3, 1965

A street scene in Vietnam, November 16, 1972

A U.S. Marine leads a blindfolded Viet Cong prisoner, August 7, 1965

A UH-1D Medevac helicopter takes off to pick up an injured member of the 101st Airborne Division, near the demilitarized zone, October 16, 1969

A US soldier's face reflecting fear and shock, a wounded US Marine waits to be evacuated by helicopter from Hill 400, October 8, 1966

A Viet Cong guerrilla throws up his arms in surrender in a rice paddy, January 16, 1965

Air raid shelters fumigated, 17 January 1971

(Photos from rising70)

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