In this 1966 file photo, Pfc. Lacey Skinner of Birmingham, Ala., crawls through the mud of a rice paddy avoiding heavy Viet Cong fire near An Thi in South Vietnam, as troops of the U. Cavalry Division fight a fierce battle along the central coast.
KYOICHI SAWADA Bong Son, Vietnam, 1966 An injured North Vietnamese soldier is led from his bunker by soldiers of the U. First Cavalry Division. This soldier held up the U. advance for one hour with machine gun fire from his position.