Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam - Socialist Republic of
VIET CONG VETERAN NGO TOAI LOOKS AT HIS MEDALS.
(FOR RELEASE WITH GENERAL FEATURE BC-VIETNAM-NOODLES) - Ngo Toai, 87, a Viet Cong veteran, looks at his medals and a portrait of former revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh, upstairs in his Saigon noodle shop which he had allowed to be used for the planning of the famous Vietnam War 1968 Tet offensive. In the early years of the war, Toai, who remains a committed communist, led a double life: seller of noodles to U.S. personnel and undercover revolutionary. Photo taken September 8.