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The Vivien Maier in the Army... The nine-ship lift was a nine-helicopter-strong formation which transported around 50 men to the field from fire support bases. Here, the first five Hueys in a nine-ship lift have just dropped members of a combat infantry unit near Dau Tieng.

The nine-ship lift was a nine-helicopter-strong formation which transported around 50 men to the field from fire support bases. Here, the first five Hueys in a nine-ship lift have just dropped members of a combat infantry unit near Dau Tieng.

Guerra no Vietnã

Hovering U. Army helicopters pour machine gun fire into the tree line to cover the advance of South Vietnamese ground troops in an attack on a Viet Cong camp 18 miles north of Tay Ninh, northwest of Saigon near the Cambodian border, in March 1965

Forty years on from the fall of Saigon: witnessing the end of the Vietnam war

In this April 1975 file photo, U. Navy personnel aboard the USS Blue Ridge push a helicopter into the sea off the coast of Vietnam in order to make room for more evacuation flights from Saigon.

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A COMBAT MEDIC’S VIETNAM EXPERIENCE

The Vietnam War was also a Cold War struggle between NATO and Warsaw Pact nations. The battlefield this time was Vietnam, which was two countries before the war and one country afterward.

US Army helicopters fire into a tree line to cover the South Vietnamese ground troops in March 1965.

35 years after the fall: The Vietnam War in pictures

US Army helicopters dropping South Vietnamese ground troops in March

The second wave of combat helicopters of the 1st Air Cavalry Division fly over an RTO and his commander on an isolated landing zone during Operation Pershing

Incredible photographs capture horror of Vietnam War

The second wave of combat helicopters of the Air Cavalry Division fly over an RTO and his commander on an isolated landing zone during Operation Pershing, a search and destroy mission on the Bong Son Plain and An Lao Valley of South Vietnam.

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US Army Bell UH-1 Iroquois or "Huey" helicopter in flight

A US Army Bell UH-1 Iroquois or "Huey" helicopter in flight

Soldiers relax aboard a Bell Iroquois - the Huey. Being aboard a helicopter was like being on a miniature vacation, as it provided a few moments of rest "out of the war." Photo by Charlie Haughey ~ Vietnam War

Helicopters coming in for a landing.

Vietnam War -- Huey helicopters, carrying troops of the U. Airborne Brigade, settle in for a landing near the Montagnard village of Plei Ho Drong in August, Robert McNamara & others who weren't being physically hurt.

CANADIAN VIETNAM VETERANS | with 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines in 1967 south of Danang, Vietnam

CANADIAN VIETNAM VETERANS | with 2nd Battalion, 1st Marines in 1967 south of Danang, Vietnam

Helicopters from the 170th Assault Helicopter Company waiting to retrieve soldiers from the field.

Helicopters from the Assault Helicopter Company waiting to retrieve soldiers from the field.

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A helicopter hovers over the field, ready to load personnel and equipment during Operation Masher in the Vietnam War, May (AP Photo)

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