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Photo Credit: Courtesy The Associated Press

OLIVER E. NOONAN JR.

News Organization: THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Died: 1969

Location: VIETNAM

War: VIETNAM WAR (1965-1975)

Killed Aug. 16 when the combat helicopter carrying him was shot down near Danang. A photographer with the Boston Globe, he was on temporary assignment with the U.S. wire service and had been in Vietnam five months. He was 30.