War is such a tragic thing, and made even so more tragic when children are involved. Childhood should be a time for doodling and daydreams NOT war.
Tan Son Nhut, Vietnam, 1968. A twelve year old Vietnamese ARVN Airborne trooper who had been “adopted” by the Airborne Division, holding a M-79 grenade launcher. The picture was taken during a sweep of an Airborne Task Force Unit through the devastated area surrounding the French National Cemetery on Plantation Road after a day long battle there
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FEATURED IN GALLERY OF PAIN