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“FIREPOWER EVIDENCE–Marines stack mounds of expended 105mm casings  after constant pounding of enemy  forces at Khe Sanh.  Hill 950 is partially shrouded by clouds in the background.” 


160 – Combat Bases – 1968 – January 29, 1968, 1/29/1968
File Unit: Divider/Subject – 160 – Combat Bases – 1968, 1962 – 1975Series: Black and White Photographs of Marine Corps Activities in Vietnam, 1962 – 1975Record Group 127: Records of the U.S. Marine Corps, 1775 –


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