Associated Press International News Vietnam VIETNAM WAR U.S. HAMBURGER HILL

VIETNAM WAR U.S. HAMBURGER HILL

U.S. paratroopers of the 101st Airborne Division rest atop the damaged crest of the 3000-foot Ap Bia Mountain on the western edge of the A Shau Valley, one mile east of Laos, in South Vietnam on May 21, 1969 during the Vietnam War. The 10-battle involving heavy ground fighting against North Vietnamese Communist troops holding Hill 937, known as the battle for Hamburger Hill, resulted in 46 American casualties with 400 wounded and over 500 NVA soldiers killed. (AP Photo)

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