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Refugees in Hue, 1972
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: November 12, 2020
Ken Schultz ©Stars and Stripes
Hue, South Vietnam, May, 1972: Refugees brought to Hue from outlying areas crowd onto a sampan on the Perfume River, hoping to escape a Communist offensive. More than 27,000 refugees were brought to Camp Books, which was vacated by the 1st Marine Division two years earlier.
Stars and Stripes' 1972 story about the refugees in South Vietnam.