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Vietnam pilot, chopper reunite

Curt Lambert, a photographer aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, stands in front of a UH-1H utility helicopter, the very one he flew during the Vietnam War as a chief warrant officer 2 in the Army. Lambert was reunited with his chopper after discovering it was placed at National Training Center Fort Irwin, Calif., 40 years after Vietnam.

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This work, Vietnam pilot, chopper reunite, by Cpl Thomas Bricker, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:03.20.2012

Date Posted:04.20.2012 11:17

Photo ID:562513



Size:6.37 MB

Location:BARSTOW, CA, USGlobe

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