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Profile of Marine with rifle, with helmet bearing God inscription and can opener.

[A Marine at Con Thien wears his faith, alongside earthly goods, on his helmet. September/October 1967.] "[T]o every Marine on that hilltop the Lord always seemed nearby." War Without Heroes, p. 128.