This well known Korean War photograph is titled “How a man died on the way to Maeson Dong.” Taken on September 2, 1950, it depicts part of a fallen American solider’s body with his helmet. He was shot in the head by a sniper. The photo’s straightforward and emotionless title is a stark contrast from the photo itself. A photo which tells the story of war and the price so many made.
How a man died on the way to Maeson Dong, 1950
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