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PFC Frank Williams, Combat Engineer, 173rd ENGR BN, 173rd ABN BDE, plays his harmonica during a lull in the operations at Dak To, 26 November 1967. U. S. Army photograph, National Archives.

Dak To, Vietnam: As peace settles over Hill 875, weary GI’s of the 173rd Airborne rest amid the shattered trees on that dearly-bought piece of real estate in the highlands near Dak To. But it is the peace of death---158 men of the 173rd gave their lives in the furious fighting that ended in the capture of Hill 875 on Nov. 22. (UPI/Frank Johnson)

Dak To, South Vietnam. Plasma is given to a wounded member of the 173rd Airborne Brigade on Hill 875 as he is carried through the densely wooded area. Flickr - Photo Sharing! Vietnam War

November 22, 1967 - Dak To, South Vietnam: Plasma is given to a wounded member of the 173rd Airborne Brigade on a ridge on Hill 875 November 21, 1967 as another member races into battle. U.S. paratroopers November 22, 1967 stormed up Hill 875 and smashed into the Communist hilltop fortress that kept them trapped for three days. They hurled grenades and fired flamethrowers into North Vietnamese bunkers still being bombarded by army artillery and jet planes splashing flaming napalm.

23 Nov 1967, Hill 875, South Vietnam --- An Army chaplain administers Holy Communion to member of 173rd airborne brigade prior to final assault on Hill 875, located 15 miles southwest of Dak To. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS

Medical Platoon - 173rd Airborne Brigade Combat Team – Bien Hoa Vietnam 1966. M-43 3/4 ton 4x4 US Army Field Ambulance Truck at the 173rd Airborne Medical Platoon.

Companies B and C, 1st Bn, 8th Inf, 1st Bde, 4th Infantry Division, assemble on top of Hill 742, located five miles northeast of Dak To, prior to moving out. A purple smoke grenade is ignited in the background to guide in a helicopter, November 14-17. 1967.

22 Nov 1967, Dak To, South Vietnam --- In Battle. Dak To, South Vietnam: A member of the 173rd Airborne Brigade crouches beside the body of a dead comrade and equipment left by wounded at the height of the battle on Hill 875. U.S. Army paratroopers of the 173rd Airborne Brigade began a final assault up the bloody slopes of Hill 875. ---

He Documented Atrocities (1943) Sgt. William A Scott, III -- was a military photographer with the 183rd Engineer Combat Battalion **************************** African Americans were among the liberators of the Buchenwald Concentration Camp His photographs recorded African-American soldiers at the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp. Scott's pictures are now part of a video record of the liberation of Buchenwald on display at the U.S. Holocaust Museum in Washington, D.C…