Photo of President Johnson's Visits to the Troops in Vietnam

As presidents often do as part as their role as Commander in Chief, President Lyndon Johnson made visits to Vietnam, to show his support for the troops he commanded. 
On these occasions, he took advantage of the opportunity to personally present awards and medals to troops there. And if you were one of the recipients, what could make it more memorable than to have it presented to you by the President of the United States.
 Present Johnson, along with General William Westmoreland, are greeted by the troops. October 26, 1966
Photo: National Archives, part of White House Photo Office Collection. ARC Identifier 192510
 President Johnson is shown here decorating a soldier, Vietnam,  December 23, 1967.
Photo: National Archives, part of White House Photo Office Collection. ARC Identifier 192516
 President Johnson, and General Westmoreland, decorate a group of soldiers in Vietnam, October 26, 1966.
Photo: National Archives, part of White House Photo Office Collection. ARC Identifier 192511
 Johnson is shown here surrounded by troops in Vietnam, as he makes his way trough the crowd, shaking hands. December 23, 1967. 
Photo: National Archives, part of White House Photo Office Collection. ARC Identifier 192517
  Johnson and Westmoreland, at Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam, Dec. 23, 1967.
Photo: National Archives, part of White House Photo Office Collection. ARC Identifier 192556
 
Photo: National Archives, part of White House Photo Office Collection. 

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