After spending a number of years nursing for the Navy, Kay Bauer requested assignment to Vietnam and arrived there in January 1966. She was part of a Forward Surgical Team assigned to a Vietnamese provincial hospital in Rach Gia, in southernmost South Vietnam. She worked closely with her colleagues, both American and Vietnamese, in a hospital that had no running water or air conditioning.
Photographic Print: Vietnam War Bob Hope USO Poster by Henri Huet : 24x18in
30 Apr 1968, A Shau Valley, South Vietnam --- A Shau Valley, South Vietnam: Unloading In A Shau. American troops deplane from helicopters during Operation Delaware in A Shau Valley recently. A joint allied force continued to sweep the misty jungles of the valley challenging North Vietnamese forces for control of this strategic area of South Vietnam's northern frontier. --- Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS