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Collection: Osher Map Library Collection
Name: Stars and Stripes Map of War Area
Date/Date Range Published: 1966
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.
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.
LC Call Number: G8021.S73 1966.P3
Accession Number: OML-1966-168