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The Vietnam War (American War) in Photos


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Wounded at Dong Ha, Vietnam War
Dong Ha was the northernmost big city in South Vietnam, and the US Marines' forward staging base

Carrying the wounded to safety, Dong Ha, Vietnam

Bruce Axelrod / Getty Images

Over the course of US involvement in the Vietnam War, more than 300,000 American troops were wounded in Vietnam. However, that pales in comparison to the more than 1,000,000 South Vietnamese wounded, and the more than 600,000 North Vietnamese injured.

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