BGEN Stan McClellan, U.S. Army, Chief of Staff, Military Assistance Command - Vietnam (MACV) discusses the pending exchange of American and South Vietnamese prisoners for Viet Cong (VC) and North Vietnamese (NVA)prisoners with Viet Cong officer in South Vietnam, 1973 (SSGT Herman Kokojan/National Archives)
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