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Bach Mai Hospital

Bach Mai Hospital

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Description
On December 22, 1972, a string of American bombs intended for nearby Bach Mai Airfield missed their target and struck the hospital instead, nearly destroying the building and killing 28 hospital staff members.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Poster
associated date
December 22, 1972
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
associated place
Viet Nam
Measurements
overall: 24 in x 18 in; 60.96 cm x 45.72 cm
ID Number
1986.0231.078
accession number
1986.0231
Credit Line
Anne B. Zill
subject
Vietnam War
Vietnam
Hospitals
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Political and Military History: Political History
Princeton Posters
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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