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  •  Also: Most Vietnam POWs were Aviators (7+ / 0-)

    Of the 600 American Prisoners of War repatriated to the US after the war, roughly 500 were air crew members.

    Further underlying that pilots, not frontline infantry, bear the biggest risk of capture and torture in any conventional conflict.  And in an insurgency environment, all ground units are at risk of attack, as there are no clearly-defined frontlines.

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    by TarantinoDork on Sat Jan 26, 2013 at 08:27:55 AM PST

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