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Wounded child gets help, 1967
December 18, 2016
Allen Fasoldt ©Stars and StripesSouth Vietnam, April, 1967: Sgt. George Edmonds carries a wounded Vietnamese boy to a helicopter during a 199th Light Infantry Brigade patrol in the area of Can Giouc. The boy had been hit in the hand by an errant M-16 round amid fighting between American and Viet Cong troops.
RELATED MATERIAL: Stars and Stripes' 1967 story about the patrol.