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ARVN soldiers taking cover

Item Information

Title:
ARVN soldiers taking cover
Description:
Several soldiers crouch in a ditch in the foreground while others run toward it, clutching their military rifles, against a backdrop dense trees. Photograph is mounted with a label describing the action: "Taking cover. As Viet Cong open up on us from treeline in the distance when we approach the ARVN [Army of the Republic of Vietnam] and the photographer prepare to run for cover."
Creator:
Ashcraft, Barr G., 1940-2005
Date:
[ca. 1974]
Format:
Photographs
Genre:
Color photographs
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 002 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Barr G. Ashcraft Photograph Collection
Subjects:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Vietnamese
Soldiers
Extent:
1 photograph; 29 x 24.5 cm.
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Place of origin:
Vietnam
Language:
English
Identifier:
muph007-b002-i025