Author Archives: Lauren Corona

The Story Behind the Man Who was Killed in the Famous “Saigon Execution” Photo

Perhaps one of the most iconic images to come out of the Vietnam War (see photo here), this photo depicts a uniformed South Vietnamese officer shooting a prisoner in the head. When you look into it, however, there is much more to this photograph than first meets the eye. There is an undeniable brutality to this photo, but even Eddie […]

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