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Ba Gia evacuation
Identifier: e_ea_0272
Title: Ba Gia evacuation
Description: Photopgraph of evacuation. Associated Press captions reads: ’A South Vietnamese woman begs to be taken aboard an evacuation helicopter along with man, hand upraised, who was wounded by Viet Cong attacking Ba Gia July 5. The Viet Cong had surrounded Ba Gia when the helicopter landed. Some of the wounded were evacuated but this couple were left behind. This picture was made from the helicopter by photographer Eddie Adams.’
Country: Vietnam (Republic)
Date: 1965/07/05
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: 2010-300/9
Folder: Vietnam, Ba Ga, 7/5/65
Format: Photographic print
Size: 10 in X 8 in
Subject: Military History & War