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The last men who fought in the Vietnam War remember the fall of Saigon

BY MIKE FRITZ AND PAT CLARK April 29, 2015 at 3:17 PM EDT

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam — By April 29, 1975, the fall of Saigon was imminent and only a few dozen U.S. troops remained – down from more than half a million in 1969. The war was about to end, Vietnam about to be unified under communist rule. Americans had been evacuating for weeks. And the city was in a state of chaos.

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