Caption from LIFE. “Bogged in bottomless mud in the Mekong Delta, a Vietnamese clings to a rope as a buddy helps snake him free. They were in an unsuccessful amphibious operation.” (Larry Burrows—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images) See more photos here:
Hamburger Hill - Vietnam War May 1969 Hill was taken . On June 5 1969 Hill was abandon US soldiers killed 72 wounded 372 wounded Bad Guys killed 630 (NVA) , for the hill to be abandoned about 2 weeks later.