Tunnel rat, 1967


John Olson ©Stars and Stripes
South Vietnam, November, 1967: Metal detector and flashlight in hand, carrying a pistol and wearing a gas mask, a "tunnel rat" from 27th Infantry, 25th Infantry Division prepares to enter a 1,000-foot-long Viet Cong tunnel found in Vietnam's "Iron Triangle."

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