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Both photos are from the Abel Collection

Top, a Navy corpsman from Company K, BLT 3// runs across an open paddy carrying a litter to assist a wounded Marine during Operation Badger Tooth. Below, Marines from BLT 311 search a hamlet in the same operation. During Badger Tooth, the BLT suffered 48 dead and 86 wounded, which
resulted in an investigation.










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