1966 Photo Contest, News, Honorable mention

John Nance

The Associated Press

13 August, 1966

U.S. infantryman of the 1st Battalion, 26th infantry holds a Viet Cong suspect by the shirt, as they struggle through deep water in a rice paddy, while running for cover from snipers near Phu Loi, 14 miles north of Saigon.

About the photographer

John Nance

John Edwards Nance (1935-2010) became a reporter and photographer for The Associate Press (AP), after his graduation from the University of Oregon. AP assigned him to Vietnam in ...

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