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Top photo is courtesy of Col Talman C. Budd II, USMC
(Ret) and the bottom is Department of Defense (USMC) Photo A372930

The civilian population of Hue was caught in the middle
of the battle. Top, survivors from the house-to-house fighting in the
Citadel attempt to make themselves as comfortable as possible on a dirt
embankment, apparently in one of the parks of the old city. Below. Marines
lead and assist South Vietnamese refugees carrying what belongings they
can away from the combat area.




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