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Reflected Night Battle, Marble Mountain

Shells fall out of the night sky looking across a river
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Gene Klebe; 1965; Framed Dimensions 31H X 39W
Accession #: 88-162-I
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On the night of October 27-28, Viet Cong forces launched an attack on a newly built helicopter facility at Marble Mountain, southeast of Da Nang. After 30 minutes of fighting, American casualties were three dead, 91 wounded, 19 helicopters destroyed, and 35 damaged.

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