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First Aid Station, Near the DMZ, Vietnam
  • Larry Burrows
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: Laos
  • First Aid Station, Near the DMZ, Vietnam, 1962
  • "We Wade Deeper Into Jungle War," published in LIFE magazine, January 25, 1963
  • Where object was made: Vietnam
  • dye transfer print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 41.8 x 52 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 16 7/16 x 20 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 25 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0122

Muddy river bank littered with dead bodies. Standing Vietnamese soldier in left foreground; two American and one Vietnamese standing in background; left background-soldiers seated on ground; right background-group of standing soldiers.