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Locals

Locals

James Pollock

1960-1969

LOCALS— Oil— James Pollock— US Army Vietnam CAT IV (1967)— Courtesy of the National Museum of the U.S. Army. Vietnamese locals carried on their day-to-day activities as best they could with a war surrounding them. At the same time, because of the guerilla aspects of the war, it was not always easy for U. S. Military forces to determine if locals were friend or foe.