MedEvac Helicopter

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The sound of a chopper could be a good or a bad thing in Vietnam.  It was a really good sound when the “Huey” was on medical-evacuation duty.  That is the operation depicted in this image.

Maintained at the U.S. National Archives, this picture has the following description:

South Vietnam.  A UH-1D Medevac helicopter takes off to pick up an injured member of the 101st Airborn Division, near the demilitarized zone.  10/16/1969

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Media Credits

Online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.  ARC Identifier 530627



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