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Nov 4, 1965. Chaplain John McNamara administers the last rites to photographer Dickey Chapelle in South Vietnam. She became the first female war correspondent to be killed in Vietnam and the first American female reporter to be killed in action. She was given a full marine burial. Photo by Henri Huet who was later killed in action in Vietnam.

Chaplain John McNamara of Boston makes the sign of the cross as he administers the last rites to photographer Dickey Chapelle in South Vietnam. She was the first female war correspondent to be killed in the Vietnam war.

Going home early, but at a price. #VietnamWarMemories

The history of all of us is often filled with endless violence

1965, South Vietnam --- South Vietnam: The burned bodies of South Vietnamese children shown sprawled on ground after Viet Cong attack on village

South Vietnam --- South Vietnam: The burned bodies of South Vietnamese children shown sprawled on ground after Viet Cong attack on village

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