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USN 711644 Evacuation of South Vietnam, 1975

Evacuation of South Vietnam, 1975
Title: Evacuation of South Vietnam, 1975
Caption: A Vietnamese Air Force HU-1 helicopter is pushed over the side to clear space for other helicopters to land, aboard USS BLUE RIDGE (LCC-19) on 29 April 1975. 15 Vietnamese helicopters landed on the ship with military personnel and their families during the evacuation. Note doors stripped off to ensure sinking.
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Catalog #: USN 711644
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Tue, Apr 29, 1975
After this Year: 1970
Before this Year: 1979
Original Medium: BW photograph
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