A bugle, a soldier, and a real hero of September 11th
Above is a photo of US Army PFC Ira Rolston sounding a captured Viet Cong bugle in the Ia Drang Valley Battle.
I found this picture some time ago while researching at the National Archives. The picture floored me as here appeared to be a photograph of a bugler during Vietnam sounding a bugle in the field! Looking for more information on this photograph, I tracked down and contacted [...]