On October 10-11 1966, elements of the 1st Cavalry Division airmobile take part in Operation Irving against the Vietcong in the Phu My Province, Approx 40 kilometers northeast of An Khe. Members of A Company 1st Battalion, 8th Cavalry, 1st Brigade,advance thru rice paddies in their search for the Vietcong. October 10-11, 1966

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Hear stories from the Vietnam War in these clips from Ken Burns' latest documentary.

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November 20, 1967: OPERATION ESSEX - A Marine machine gun crew from "G" Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines, on Hill 170. Left to right: Private 1st class J.L. Duckworth, Corporal H.T. Hudson, and Private 1st class D.O. McPherson.

Photo by: Cpl Aker

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Vietnam War protestors Pittsburgh Veterans for Peace at the March on the Pentagon. October 21, 1967.

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