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<p>Logistics Page 84 bottom</p>
Caption: USS Repose (AH 16) carried twenty-four doctors, twenty-nine nurses, and 250 corpsmen. The hospital ship served over 62,000 patients between 1966 and 1970. (National Archives and Records Administration

<p>Logistics page 87 bottom</p>
Caption: Captain Dinsmore and Engineman First Class John Lyons pose with the mortar and their patient after they removed and disarmed the round. (Courtesy of Dr. Harry Dinsmore, Jr.)

<p>Logistics page 87 xray</p>
Caption: This X-ray shows the mortar still in the soldier's body. (Courtesy of Dr. Harry Dinsmore, Jr.)
Published: Thu Jun 10 11:09:57 EDT 2021