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Over viewEdit

They were American medical evacuation crews in the Vietnam War who had.

MissionEdit

American medical evacuation work in the Vietnam War.

LegacyEdit

Hundreds of saved lives.

EquipmentEdit

  • Bell UH-1 Iroquois (or Huey) helicopters.
  • Medical kits.

MissionEdit

Rescuing downed pilots and injured S. Korean and American troops, especially in hostile territory.

Motto:"No compromise. No rationalization. No hesitation. Fly the mission. Now!".

Leader/founderEdit

Maj. Charles L. Kelly (K.I.A. 1964).

MedalEdit

The remaining veterans got the Congressional Gold Medal in 2015 and the Dustoff Association Coins.

Also seeEdit

  1. MASH units
  2. 1950–1953 Korean War
  3. Vietnam War
  4. Sea Wolves

LinksEdit

  1. http://www.chron.com/news/article/Lawmaker-introduces-new-bill-to-honor-Vietnam-vets-6627188.php
  2. http://www.vietnam.ttu.edu/resources/dustoff/
  3. http://chuckandlorene.com/
  4. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Medical_evacuation
  5. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rescue_of_Dustoff_65
  6. http://dustoff.org/
  7. http://www.dustoff.net/index.htm
  8. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
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