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Trophies

Combs made from downed US planes

Aluminium combs made from downed US aircrafts over North Vietnam

The North Vietnamese soldier's choice of trophies was one of the important part of the Vietnam War culture in North Vietnam. Combs from plane fuselages, scarfs from US parachutes, parker pens were popular trophies and gifts from the battlefield. It also played a part in the propaganda war, considering stories about gruesome trophies collected by the other side.

Trophies