Commemorative Marker: Operation Restore Hope

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This marker commemorates the 1993 bloody battle in Mogadishu in which eighteen men died and eighty-four were wounded.  The mission was part of Operation Restore Hope, originally intended to help the Somali people who were starving due to famine in their country.

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Image online, courtesy the flckr.com website.

 

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