PICRYL
PICRYLThe World's Largest Public Domain Source
Onboard the US Navy (USN) Military Sealift Command (MSC), Hospital Ship, USNS MERCY (T-AH 19), Operation Smile volunteers Janet Casabon Benowitz (left) and Dr. Bill Pond, anesthetize a young Bengali child before the child undergoes corrective plastic surgery on his cleft lip. The MERCY is anchored off the coast of Chittagong, Bangladesh, while on a scheduled five-month deployment to deliver aid and humanitarian assistance to South and Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands

Onboard the US Navy (USN) Military Sealift Command (MSC), Hospital Ship, USNS MERCY (T-AH 19), Operation Smile volunteers Janet Casabon Benowitz (left) and Dr. Bill Pond, anesthetize a young Bengali child before the child undergoes corrective plastic surgery on his cleft lip. The MERCY is anchored off the coast of Chittagong, Bangladesh, while on a scheduled five-month deployment to deliver aid and humanitarian assistance to South and Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands

 
 
description

Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Base: Usns Mercy (T-AH 19)

Scene Camera Operator: MCSN Joseph Cabellero, USN

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

date_range

Date

09/03/2005
create

Source

The U.S. National Archives
copyright

Copyright info

No known copyright restrictions

Exploreassistance

Explorehospital