Remembering The Vietnam WarPhotographs and Stories by Soldiers Who Served in Vietnam
The following images may contain material of a graphic nature which may be offensive to some viewers or inappropriate for viewing by children and young people. Viewer discretion is advised. The Vietnam War Photo Archives collection contains photographs collected by Bernie Weisz, a Vietnam War Veteran. These images document the Vietnam War as well as the after effects. The Vietnam War, also known as the Second Indochina War, and known in Vietnam as Resistance War Against America or simply the American War, was a war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975. This war was officially fought between North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam. The North Vietnamese army was supported by the Soviet Union, China and other communist allies and the South Vietnamese army was supported by the United States, Philippines and other anti-communist allies.There are many tragic and provocative stories behind these photographs. Some of these images and stories are difficult and challenging to see.
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The story of Vietnam is more nuanced than most give it credit. Here is an opportunity to learn some more of the details. Which hopefully serves to illuminate and create perspective about the struggles, from both sides of the conflict, of those who participated in the Vietnam War. Many people were affected, scarred and killed. It involves a very complex and ..