The University of Texas at Austin
Marines returning from taking showers
previous selection next selection
Identifier: di_05290
Title: Marines returning from taking showers
Description: Photograph of U.S. Marines walking down a road wearing bath towels. Associate Press caption reads: "U.S. Marines return their positions near Chu Lai Aug. 16 after taking shower nearby. Note they are carrying weapons as Viet Cong snippers had occasionally fired at Marines taking shower."
Country: Vietnam (Republic)
Date: 1965/08
Creator: Adams, Eddie
Source: Adams (Eddie) Photographic Archive
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Eddie Adams/Associated Press
Box: 2010-300/9
Folder: [Vietnam] Bathe & Shave 1965
Format: Film negative
Size: 35 mm
Subject War