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#HistoryWars ...... A Radioman comforts his friend who had just survived a battle during Operation Byrd in which nearly his entire platoon was wiped out.  All personnel are assigned to Co. ‘A’, 2/7, 1st Cav. Div.

#HistoryWars ...... A Radioman comforts his friend who had just survived a battle during Operation Byrd in which nearly his entire platoon was wiped out. All personnel are assigned to Co. ‘A’, 2/7, 1st Cav. Div.

VIETNAM WAR ZIPPO LIGHTERS

Vietnam War Zippo Lighters

This collection of Vietnam War lighters was assembled and sourced by Bradford Edwards for his book "Vietnam Zippos" and the 282 lighters.

Cpl. Ural Hunter and his sentry dog “Fritz” take the point position as Combined Action Platoon 2-3-3 begins another day of patrolling near Vieh Hao. Cpl. Hunter has been working as point man with several CAP units for the last eight months. (USMC Photo by Sgt. Roger A. Paul) 1971

Cpl. Ural Hunter and his sentry dog “Fritz” take the point position as Combined Action Platoon 2-3-3 begins another day of patrolling near Vieh Hao. Cpl. Hunter has been working as point man with several CAP units for the last eight months. (USMC Photo by Sgt. Roger A. Paul) 1971

Caption from LIFE | A corpsman attached to the Marines, who took the little boy from her, cradles him in his arms and double-times across the beach under heavy Vietcong sniper fire so he can treat the baby in safety.

39 Photos That Captured the Human Side of the Vietnam War

Caption from LIFE | A corpsman attached to the Marines, who took the little boy from her, cradles him in his arms and double-times across the beach under heavy Vietcong sniper fire so he can treat the baby in safety.

A US soldier carries a wounded comrade to safety during Operation Attleboro, near Tay Ninh, Republic of Vietnam, November 4, 1966.

A US soldier carries a wounded comrade to safety during Operation Attleboro, near Tay Ninh, Republic of Vietnam, November 4, 1966.

© Tom Dreiling 1967 US soldiers of the 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, Vietnam

© Tom Dreiling 1967 US soldiers of the 27th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division, Vietnam

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