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Mission: saving lives

In late July 1997, rain fell for three days straight on several northeastern Colorado counties. In Atwood and Sterling, Colo., approximately 13,700 acres of agricultural lands were swamped, and 1,600 homes and businesses were flooded. Then-Staff Sgt. Greg Clancy, a UH-1 Huey crew chief in the Colorado Army National Guard, was responsible for helping rescue a number of families off rooftops and deliver them to safety. Here he's recovering a small dog and returning it to its family, several hours after he plucked the family from a rooftop. (Photo by Master Sgt. Greg Clancy)



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This work, Mission: saving lives [Image 2 of 2], by 2nd Lt. Cheresa D. Clark, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:07.31.1997

Date Posted:01.05.2012 12:50

Photo ID:506539

VIRIN:970731-A-ZZ999-002

Resolution:1158x798

Size:571.26 KB

Location:ATWOOD, CO, USGlobe

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