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[Image 1: Marine
Corps Historical Collection. An aerial view shows the Task
Force Delta headquarters and the mess hall at Nam Phong, Thailand.
Task Force Delta ceased air support of the Lon Noi government
in Cambodia in Augustl9~i'3 as a result of'a Congressional
ban on flight operations in Southeast Asia.]

[Image 2: Marine
Corps Historical Collection .A CH-46D of a H&MS-36 detachment
parked on the ramp at the Nam Phong Air Base. These helicopters,
which used the call sign "Green Bug," provided sea and air
rescue support to Task Force Delta and the base. During its
tour at the Rose Garden, the detachment flew 2,556 hours and
2,956 sorties, of which 80 were active SAR missions.]

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