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POW John Nasmyth Holds Axe
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Chapman University Digital Commons
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Chapman University, Frank Mt. Pleasant Library of Special Collections and Archives
UPI - The Vietnam War
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South San Gabriel, Calif.: USAF Capt. John Nasmyth holds an axe with a chrome plated blade that his brother had made up for the day that the former POW would be freed and would use the axe to chop down a large sign put up by the Nasmyth family asking Hanoi to release the Air Force Captain. Nasmyth was released recently after six years in captivity and 3/6 used the axe to chop down the sign.
Vietnam War
Military, War, and Peace
UPI - The Vietnam War

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