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SP4 Jerry Arms, 7/1/1969

Iconography 1668: Jeff Hinman Vietnam Conflict photographs and slides
 Item, Object: 188, Box: 2
The bandolier around Jerry's shoulder holds dressings for wounds, not ammunition. He was a good medic who saved a life when a man in our platoon tripped in a booby trap at night, seriously wounding three men, one of whom returned to the platoon after his woulds healed. While that man was recovering from his wounds, in a hospital, VC sappers ran through tthe hospital throwing satchel charges.; Location: Patrol base, SW of Saigon on a tributary of the Saigon river; photo by Jeff Hinman '68

Dates

  • 7/1/1969

Repository Details

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