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Inscription

by unknown hand, across top, in black marker: 3 AL WARRIOR @T[illegible] 6 P; upper right, red stamp: STATES-ITEM; vertical along left edge, type in gelatin silver print: (NY10-July 20) WARRIOR ON A MOON BEAM--Lt. George Kaplan of New York/ City, a 9th U.S.Division trooper, keeps up with Apollo 11 news on one / hand with a small transistor radio and war business on the other as / he wades waist deep through Mekong Delta in South Vietnam.Kaplan / is based at Dong Tam and his unit operates throughout the northern / Mekong Delta. (AP Wirephoto via radio from Saigon) (pr11520rca)1969; on verso, center, purple stamp: JUL 24 1969; upper left, sticker: historicimages.com / {barcode] / nosp1423

Provenance

Mary and Dan Solomon, Monarch Beach, CA; gift to NGA, 2018.

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