Temporary hospital finds permanent place in history
Members of the 332nd Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron pull apart the entry way of the old Air Force Theater Hospital emergency room tent Feb. 29 at Balad Air Base, Iraq. The entry will be shipped to the National Museum of Health and Medicine in Washington as part of an exhibit. The tent is slated for exhibition because it is known, by the medical community, as the place where the most American blood was spilled since the Vietnam War.
U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Julianne Showalter
October 19, 2012
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