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Two soldiers from the 1181st Transportation Terminal Unit hold up the tail of a UH-1H Iroquois helicopter as it is towed onto the Saudi Arabian roll-on/roll-off cargo ship SAUDI HAIL during loading operations at Blount Island Terminal. Helicopters and support equipment of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) are being loaded aboard the Saudi Hail for transport to the Persian Gulf region for Operation Desert Shield

Two soldiers from the 1181st Transportation Terminal Unit hold up the tail of a UH-1H Iroquois helicopter as it is towed onto the Saudi Arabian roll-on/roll-off cargo ship SAUDI HAIL during loading operations at Blount Island Terminal. Helicopters and support equipment of the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) are being loaded aboard the Saudi Hail for transport to the Persian Gulf region for Operation Desert Shield

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description

Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Subject Operation/Series: DESERT SHIELD

Base: Jacksonville

State: Florida (FL)

Country: United States Of America (USA)

Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Mark Kettenhoffen

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

date_range

Date

06/09/1991
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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