Jan 28 2013

 

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Hard to believe that it was forty years ago in April that the Paris Peace Accords were signed which signified the beginning of the end of the Vietnam War. This might have been the last war where technology did not play a major role compared to Iraq and Afghanistan. The fighting was brutal, the bombing was sweeping and the causalities were high.

In 1966, LIFE Magazine ran Larry Burrows striking and horrifying pictures from Vietnam. Here are a few to remind us of that war which we should never forget.

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