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Flight deck personnel onboard the Military Sealift Command (MSC) Hospital Ship USNS MERCY (T-AH 19), set a litter, with a newly arrived Indonesian patient flown in from Nias, Indonesia, on a contraption to make a gurney to move her about the ship. At the request of the government of Indonesia, the MERCY and the MSC Combat Stores Ship USNS NIAGARA FALLS (T-AFS 3) [not shown] are on station off the coast of Nias, providing assistance in the wake of the devastating earthquake that struck the island March 28, 2005

Flight deck personnel onboard the Military Sealift Command (MSC) Hospital Ship USNS MERCY (T-AH 19), set a litter, with a newly arrived Indonesian patient flown in from Nias, Indonesia, on a contraption to make a gurney to move her about the ship. At the request of the government of Indonesia, the MERCY and the MSC Combat Stores Ship USNS NIAGARA FALLS (T-AFS 3) [not shown] are on station off the coast of Nias, providing assistance in the wake of the devastating earthquake that struck the island March 28, 2005

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Base: Usns Mercy (T-AH 19)

Country: Indian Ocean (IOC)

Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Rebecca J. Moat, Usn

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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Date

06/04/2005
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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