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Vietnam Photographer

Duration:
10 minutes
First broadcast:
Thursday 01 November 2012

At the age of 30, the British photographer, Don McCullin, travelled to Asia for his second ever war assignment - Vietnam.

His graphic photographs of the fighting made his reputation and influenced public opinion in the West.

But even now, McCullin is still pained by his experiences in Vietnam.

PHOTO: Don McCullin with his iconic photo of a US marine. (AFP/Getty Images)

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