Posts Tagged ‘Books’

Interview with World Airlines Stewardess Helen T Hegelheimer


Taken from the book Vietnam, Trails to war. “I was their wife, their sister, their girlfriend.” ‘ “In 1966 and ’67 she was a flight attendant for World Airways, one of the civilian airliners that had a government contract to ferry U.S. troops in and out of the war zone. An old photograph shows her…

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Requiem and Dickey’s Demise


Images taken from the book titled Requiem: By the Photographers Who Died in Vietnam and Indochina. Dickey Chapelle was an American photojournalist that was known for her work as a war correspondent during World War II and Vietnam, well known for her strong bond with the US Marines whom she was posted with for the battle of…

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