ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
My Tho River, 1967
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: November 27, 2019
John Olson ©Stars and Stripes
South Vietnam, December, 1967: An armored troop carrier is silhouetted against the sun on the My Tho River, 65 miles from Saigon, where Americans from the 9th Infantry Division's 2nd Brigade Riverine Force and South Vietnamese from the 5th Vietnamese Marine Battalion were engaged in a day-long battle that ended with 235 Viet Cong reported killed.