Stars and Stripes Map of War Area

Collection: Osher Map Library Sheet Map Collection

Title: Stars and Stripes Map of War Area

Barcode: 54333

Publisher: Pacific Stars and Stripes

Publishing Location: Novato, California

Region Depicted: Vietnam

Date Published: 1966

Language: English

Historical Context: The Vietnam War was fought from November 1, 1955 and to April 30, 1975 when Saigon fell to the North Vietnamese. The conflict pitted the Communist forces led by Ho Chi Minh against the American supported anti-communist South Vietnamese. Stars and Stripes is an American daily military newspaper founded by Union soldiers in 1861. It publishes daily print editions and digital as well.

Map Type: Historical, Thematic, Geographical

Brief Description: Shows location of military camps and the different corps and the Vietnam Demilitarized Zone during the Vietnam War. Includes outline maps of Laos, Cambodia, and part of Thailand.

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