Archive for the ‘Vietnam War’ Category:

Dieter Dengler

{ Article added: 01/04/2010 }
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Categories : People, Vietnam War
Dieter Dengler was a Navy pilot during the Vietnam War whose capture and imprisonment in Laos as a POW was the subject of the film Rescue Dawn. The prison camp was operated by the Pathet Lao, and Dengler was ...Read More »

Carlos Hathcock

{ Article added: 05/03/2009 }
Carlos Hathcock is a legendary sniper from the United States Marine Corps who had 93 confirmed kills during his service in the Vietnam War. He was known as "White Feather" to the North Vietnamese Army due to the white ...Read More »

Burst of Joy

{ Article added: 04/15/2009 }
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Categories : Photographs, Vietnam War
Having been shot down while piloting a F-105 fighter over Hanoi in 1967 during the Vietnam War, Lieutenant Colonel Robert Stirm finally returned home to the United States on March 17, 1973. Burst of Joy is the name of ...Read More »