Vietnam POWs reunite 40 years after their release
The Associated Press (click on Photo to enlarge)
By Peninsula Daily News staff
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This is one of the special stories that are part of the PRINT edition of Sunday's Peninsula Daily News.
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This March 17, 1973, photo shows released prisoner of war Lt. Col. Robert L. Stirm being greeted by his family at Travis Air Force Base in Fairfield, Calif.
Taken by AP photographer Sal Veder, it won the Pulitzer Prize for News Photography in 1973.
( And to learn what happened . . . later . . . to this family, click on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burst_of_Joy )
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