U.S. MARINE (Vietnam war)

The first American ground forces deployed against the viet cong and the NVA were the US Marines, who came ashore at Da nang on the coast of South Vietnam on March 8th 1965.

The following six years of warfare would test the marines endurance to the limit.

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Narrator:
Cougar MacDowall

Artwork:

Daniel turner

Photos:
National Archives and Records Administration

Direction, Animation:
Daniel Turner

Music:

The Marine Hymn
By the United States Naval Academy Band

Sao Meo Orchestral Mix
by Doug Maxwell/ Zac Zinger

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