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Jump school, 1967
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: September 18, 2017
Gerard Forken ©Stars and Stripes
South Vietnam, August, 1967: Two participants in the 101st Airborne Brigade's "jump School" at Phan Rang await the moment of truth as they prepare to parachute from an Air Force C123 in the skies over South Vietnam. When the grueling, eight-day course ended, 46 U.S. servicemen received their "jump wings."