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photo is from the Abel Collection and bottom photo is courtesy of Col
Roger W. Peard, USMC (Ret)

Top,
a Marine Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion lifts 11 damaged Marine Sikorsky
UH-34D Sea Horse from the landing strip at An Hoa. Below, a crashed
CH-53 Sea Stallion, itself, is lifted by an Army Tarhe CH-54 Sky Crane
back to MAG-16 at Marble Mountain. The Army helicopter could lift up
to 20,000 pounds.









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