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Plei Me, 1965
October 27, 2017
Joe Schneider ©Stars and StripesPlei Me, South Vietnam, December, 1965: An aerial view of the Plei Me Special Forces camp where, a few weeks earlier, a handful of American troops and about 250 Montagnard tribesmen living nearby held off a Viet Cong attack until reinforcements arrived.
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