Unnerving Photos Of The Vietnam War That Expose The Truth Of The Past

The Vietnam War, also known as the American War, lasted for 19 years. It started in November 1955 and ended in April 1975. The images below will show the unnerving truth behind the war.

Warning: Graphic content.

1. Freedom

Image Source: CNN
Image Source: CNN

This photo, entitled Burst of Joy, is by Sal Veder and shows the newly-freed US prisoner of war Air Force Lt. Col. Robert Stirm as he is being greeted by his family in California, 1973 just two years before the war ended.