Military, USA, US Navy, Operations, Deep Freeze, US Army Aviation Detachment, Antarctica Support. [photograph]

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Collection Item Summary:

Five unidentified men, probably part of a team assigned to Operation DEEP FREEZE at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, circa circa October 1965-February 1966, pose next to sign "WELCOME, WADE ARMY AIRFIELD, ELEV. 5690." The tail of US Army Bell UH-1B (HU-1B) Iroquois (Huey, tail no. 10788) can be seen at right background.

Collection Item Long Description:

Topic

  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Aircraft
  • Helicopters
  • Operation Deep Freeze
  • United States. Naval Support Force, Antarctica

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum Archives

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photographer

William C. Hampton

Date

Circa 1965-1966

Place

Antarctica

Repository Loc.

National Air and Space Museum, Archives Division, MRC 322, Washington, DC, 20560

Type

Photographs

Local number

NASM-9A06095