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  • Arts of War on the Web » Photo Query: Memorial Tats
    from Marines magazine and a few other places about using it in various forms once it s done If you or someone you know would like to help with this or if you just know someone who has a tattoo along these lines contact Sgt Clinton His work phone is 212 784 0160 cell 347 213 8841 email randall clinton usmc mil If you do please mention you read about his project in VVA s Arts of War on the web You can see some of Randall Clinton s photos on line on Flicker and Marines mil Comments Off on Photo Query Memorial Tats Posted on September 1st 2010 in Artistic Queries Photography Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Tim Page’s MIA Mission
    where he believes Flynn the son of Errol Flynn and Stone were killed and buried I don t like the idea of Flynn s spirit out there tormented Page told Mydans There s something spooky about being M I A Comments Off on Tim Page s MIA Mission Posted on July 3rd 2010 in Photography Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Francois Sully’s VN War photos on line
    Vietnam in the 1940s After his discharge in Saigon in 1947 he became a correspondent for Vietnamese and French publications He lived in Saigon and worked for Newsweek from 1961 until his death in a helicopter crash in 1971 Comments Off on Francois Sully s VN War photos on line Posted on June 6th 2009 in Arts on the Web Photography Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Photographer Hugh Van Es Dead at 67
    worked as a soundman for NBC News He then took photos for The Associated Press 1969 72 and United Press International 1972 75 The rooftop photo stands as a symbol of the inglorious end of the U S presence in Vietnam It took on new life when it was recreated on stage in the popular Broadway musical Miss Saigon Comments Off on Photographer Hugh Van Es Dead at 67 Posted on May 16th 2009 in Photography Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Former Navy Photog Hank Miller
    Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015 November 2015 October 2015 September 2015 July 2015 June 2015 May 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December

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  • Arts of War on the Web » Photography
    Marines in combat and otherwise engaged in war zones The exhibit s main sponsor is EADS North America a defense and homeland security contractor It is co sponsored and presented by Business of Entertainment Inc The exhibit opened at the WIMSA Memorial in Arlington on May 14 and will be there until September 14 It moves to the Lake County Discovery Museum in Wauconda Illinois from September 26 to February 14 2009 and then to the Beach Museum in Manhattan Kansas from March 5 to May 31 of next year For more info go to http www american soldier com about Posted on July 30th 2008 in Photography A Thousand Words In N C The exhibit A Thousand Words Photographs by Vietnam Veterans which was put together in 2004 at the Sawtooth Center for Visual Art in Winston Salem North Carolina will go on view May 16 at the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh The exhibit consists of 60 black and white and color photographs taken by military personnel from the Triad Area of North Carolina during their service in Vietnam The exhibit opened to critical and popular raves four years ago at the Milton Rhodes Gallery in Winston Salem Then the show was the subject of a segment on National Public Radio s All Things Considered For detailed info on the project go to http www sawtooth org vets html admin on April 15th 2008 in Photography Philip Jones Griffiths 1936 2008 The Welsh born photographer Philip Jones Griffiths who took some of the most evocative and provocative photos of the American war in Vietnam as a freelance photojournalist died March 19 in London of cancer at age 72 Many of those photos were contained in his best selling antiwar book Vietnam Inc which was published in 1971 and which Time magazine called the best work of photo reportage ever published Jones Griffiths was known as the bishop and became quite pontifical in his antiwar speeches the renowned British photographer Tim Page told The Australian newspaper We d check to see if he was wearing a ring and if we were to kiss it Jones Griffiths set the standard forever Page who made his mark as a free lancer in Vietnam said Vietnam Inc was his major work and his Agent Orange book of photographs should be in every school library Philip more than anyone represented that in country antiwar movement that was so influential Griffiths 2004 book Agent Orange Collateral Damage in Viet Nam Trolley 174 pp 39 95 focuses on the effects of American defoliant spraying in Vietnam The large format book contains dozens of Griffiths trademark stark black and white images A few were taken during the war but most are photographs Griffiths took during the last two decades of human beings many of them children who suffer from deformities and other maladies caused by Agent Orange exposure For an appreciation of Jones Griffiths life and times in the British Journal of Photography go

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  • Arts of War on the Web
    no artery involvement The medic cleaned and bandaged the wound as best he could while they sat in a dark foxhole Sorry said the medic I don t have anything for the pain Battalion won t issue us Darvon or morphine anymore because guys are stealing it from our aid bags We ll do our best to get you out in the morning on a chopper when we get resupplied with ammo I ll be back later to check the dressing Jack Herman in Vietnam Posted on August 25th 2014 in Arts on the Web Essays Filmmaker Query Vietnam Veterans and Apollo 11 Lauren Boudreau of 43Films is producing a two hour special for the American Heroes Channel about Apollo 11 and what that event meant to Americans during the height of the Vietnam War and the Civil Rights movement We want to focus on how the moon landing brought people together during those tumultuous times she told us and we are looking for veterans to share their stories with us about the war and about the moon landing We want to tell the story of how the moon landing brought people together as accurately as possible If you would like to tell your Vietnam War moon landing story email Lauren Boudreau at boud27 gmail com Posted on August 14th 2014 in Artistic Queries Documentaries On TV Robin Williams 1951 2014 Most of the obituaries and appreciations of Robin Williams who committed suicide on August 11 mentioned the fact that his breakout acting role came in the film Good Morning Vietnam and that he won a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his supporting role in Good Will Hunting What few if any said was that the character Williams played in G ood Will Hunting Dr Sean Maguire at right in the above photo was a Vietnam veteran a strong smart and good hearted one Those three attributes are rare to non existent in Vietnam veteran characters on screen Here s what we wrote about Williams and that film in the Arts of War column in the April May 1998 issue of The VVA Veteran My guess is that it barely registered with most people But it s a good bet that nearly every Vietnam veteran who saw the serious minded and entertaining dramatic film Good Will Hunting picked up on the fact that the brilliant funny sad psychologist played by Robin Williams served in Vietnam and later counseled veterans of the war The character Dr Sean Maguire played achingly well by Williams is a hero a self effacing man who knows many things and proves to be an astute effective analyst The fact that Sean is a vet comes up only once when the title character Will Hunting the working class young genius played by Matt Damon notices an in country photo in Sean s office The two banter about it for a few seconds and that s it But for the rest of the film we are aware that

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  • Arts of War on the Web » New Info on Nixon, Kissinger & the Cambodian Incursion
    was to make the North Vietnamese believe that they had obtained advance knowledge of a planned U S operation in order to frighten them into pulling their forces back The end result was that not only were the North Vietnamese not frightened out of doing what Nixon wanted to scare them out of doing Nixon unintentionally gave them advance warning of what the U S was about to do What s more Stein notes the ploy in short ended up foiling Nixon s main goal for invading Cambodia to annihilate Hanoi s command post for staging attacks on South Vietnam Comments Off on New Info on Nixon Kissinger the Cambodian Incursion Posted on July 7th 2010 in Arts on the Web History Comments are closed Contents Unsung Heroes Art Exhibit in Boston Bobbie Ann Mason Receives Kentucky Literary Honor Creative Writing Contest The Jeff Sharlet Memorial Award for Veterans Veterans in Politics radio The Photography of Muhammad Abdus Sabur in NYC New VN War Exhibit Opens at Army Heritage Center in Carlisle Pa New HBO Doc on Richard Holbrooke Jefferson Starship Free Concert in D C Nov 8 American Boys Wins Big Book Honor Eddie Adams Enduring Vietnam War Photos Children of the April Rain Play in D C Nov 10 The Draft New Vietnam War Play Tony Gleaton 1948 2015 Don Oberdorfer 1931 2015 Herbert Schandler 1928 2015 Search for Categories Archives Art Art Exhibits Artistic Queries Arts on the Web Book News Book Talk Comic Books Comments Conferences Dance Documentaries Drama Essays Events Feature Films Fiction Games History Honors and Prizes In the Classroom Journalism Journals Magazines Memorials Museums Music Musicals Obituaries On DVD On Line On Stage On TV Opera Photography Plays Poetry Radio Sculpture TV Series Uncategorized Vietnam War Archives February 2016 January 2016 December 2015

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