July 2013

The Terrible Carnage of Hue

Volume 96, Issue 7

This is the conclusion of a two-part article. See Part I, "Golf Company at Hue," in the June 2013 Leatherneck.

"The stink- you had to load up so many wounded, the blood would dry on your hands. In two or three days you would smell like death itself." - A Marine at Hue, as quoted in "U.S. Marines in Vietnam: The Defining Year, 1968"

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