The Real Story Behind World-Renowned Photo Named “Burst of Joy”

The Photograph by Slava Veder may have the word “joy” in it, but the backstory is indeed very tragic.

Source: Ranker

Photographer Slava ‘Sal’ Veder photographed the reunion of Vietnam war vet & Prisoner of war Lt. Col. Robert Stirm with his family on March 13, 1973. Stirm was imprisoned in North Vietnam…

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Rameen Zeeshan

Rameen Zeeshan

A writer and storyteller out in the world to write about True-Crime and History. E-mail: ramzywritersofficial@gmail.com

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