“We stand today on the edge of a new frontier-the frontier of the 1960s, a frontier of unknown opportunities and perils-a frontier of unfulfilled hopes and threats.” ~ John Fitzgerald Kennedy
A South Vietnamese stretcher-bearer
A South Vietnamese
stretcher-bearer wears a face mask to protect himself from the smell as he
passes the bodies of US and South Vietnamese soldiers killed fighting the
Vietcong in the Michelin rubber plantation.
November 27th, 1965.Photography by Horst Fass