Zippo lighters from troops fighting in Vietnam

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  1. AmishGirl

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    Zippo lighters from troops fighting in Vietnam
    Shedding a light on the psyche of war: Zippo lighters from U.S. troops fighting in Vietnam give a unique insight into life under fire
    Some show the fear of death and regret of leaving loved ones behind to fight on foreign soil, others hint at the hatred for both the enemy and the government that put them in harm's way... others still show a remarkable sense of humour.
    A unique collection of 282 Zippo lighters from the Vietnam

    Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/art...am-unique-insight-war-life.html#ixzz20ZXh7T5E


    Charlie Don't Surf!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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    There are random threads..then there is this one!
     
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    Very cool.
     
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    Stern killed lots of gook kids over there :coffee:
     
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    Todays zippos are pure shit quality
     
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    He was so beyond hot
     
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    The one on the left makes me sad :sad:
     
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    Why, was it stuck ur ass for 20 years like the guy in Pulp Ficton???
     
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    Great fucking thread. I'll rep this shit till rep is no more. cheers :beer:
     
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    :hat:
     
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    I never see Zippos anymore. These are great. Very thought provoking.
     
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    I still have a gook's ear that I killed in Saigon on my dog tag necklace. I whisper into it several times a day to calm me down when I have flashbacks.