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War's Creature Comforts

The Kobal Collection

A USO show is taken to the extreme in "Apocalypse Now."
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Built 20 miles north of Saigon, Long Binh Post was the largest U.S. base in Vietnam. Among its features was the Nature of the War Museum, a replica of a Viet Cong-controlled village complete with tunnels, booby traps, and weapons. It served "as a...

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