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Opération «Castor» à Diên Biên Phu, 20 – 24 novembre 1953. – ECPAD, pin by Paolo Marzioli

Opération «Castor» à Diên Biên Phu, 20 – 24 novembre 1953. – ECPAD, pin by Paolo Marzioli

Battle of the Coral Sea - Lest We Forget new documentary

Battle of the Coral Sea - Lest We Forget The Coral Sea holds great historical significance for Australia and the United States.

Exclusive: The CIA’s Covert Operations in Laos during the Vietnam War – A Case Officer tells All (Part 1)

The CIA’s Covert Operations in Laos during the Vietnam War – A Case Officer tells All (Part

Burning battleships Arizona West Virginia and Tennessee at Pearl Harbor US Territory of Hawaii 7 December 1941.

The USS West Virginia and the USS Tennessee burn on Dec. after Japanese aircraft attacked Pearl Harbor

The French government had committed 10,000 troops, with reinforcements totaling nearly 16,000 men. The garrison of Dien Bien Phu consisted of French regular troops (notably elite paratroop units plus artillery), Foreign Legion units, Algerian and Moroccan tirailleurs, and locally recruited Indochinese infantry. All the French troops were commanded by General Christian de Castries and General Pierre Langlais.

The Battle of Dien Bien Phu, in which the Vietminh defeated the French in Vietnam, and led to increasing American involvement. Dien Bien Phu was a trailer to the Vietnam war.

Chu Lai Air View Division Headquarters in Vietnam for the Americal Division was based in the main part of Chu Lai.  Many of the buildings seen in this photo are part of the 91st Evacuation Hospital, which sat upon a cliff overlooking the South China Sea.

Chu Lai Air View Division Headquarters in Vietnam for the Americal Division was based in the main part of Chu Lai. Many of the buildings seen in this photo are part of the Evacuation Hospital, which sat upon a cliff overlooking the South China Sea.

PBR on patrol. Patrol Boat, River, or PBR, is the United States Navy designation for a small rigid-hulled patrol boat used in the Vietnam War.

PBR on patrol. Patrol Boat, River, or PBR, is the United States Navy designation for a small rigid-hulled patrol boat used in the Vietnam War.

Saigon Aerial View - KHÔNG ẢNH SAIGON 1955

Even without photographic evidence, it’s a safe bet that 1955 Saigon was a world apart from the frantic energy of today’s mammoth metropolis.

A Diên Biên Phu, avant de s'élancer à l'assaut de la position du Viêt-minh, qui occupe la ligne de crête, des parachutistes se sont mis à couvert tandis qu'explose devant eux une grenade... Date Mars 1954

A Diên Biên Phu, avant de s'élancer à l'assaut de la position du Viêt-minh, qui occupe la ligne de crête, des parachutistes se sont mis à couvert tandis qu'explose devant eux une grenade... Date Mars 1954

Légion étrangère les legionnaires parachutiste en Indochine, pin by Paolo Marzioli

Légion étrangère les legionnaires parachutiste en Indochine, pin by Paolo Marzioli

The first wave of landing craft at Iwo Jima 19 February 1945.

The first wave of landing craft at Iwo Jima 19 February 1945.

Vietnam War, French Foreign Legion, Indochine, History

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "dong khe 1950"

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "dong khe 1950"

Men of the 1st BEP counter-attack the Vietminh from their camp at Na San, November 1952. Pin by Paolo Marzioli

Men of the BEP counter-attack the Vietminh from their camp at Na San, November Pin by Paolo Marzioli