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3rd Rescue Squadron

19 August 1950

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During the period of this report, the H-5s based at Pusan, Korea, as an advance Rescue Detachment, performed twenty emergency evacuations of seriously wounded personnel from the front lines and one mission delivering medical supplies and medical personnel critically needed at the battle front. This detachment is under Flight "D" for logistical support and is attached to Hq. Fifth Air Force for operational control. Flight "D" has furnished most of the personnel for this detachment.

Captain Bror C Seabur and crew departed in C-47 #1091 for Ashiya AB at 1100/K, among those aboard the aircraft were

Lt. Colonel Robert L Rizon, Operations Officer of Air Rescue Service, and Captain Edmund F O'Connor, Commanding Officer of Flight "A".

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19 August 1950
During the period of this report, the H-5s based at Pusan, Korea, as an advance Rescue Detachment, performed twenty emergency evacuations of seriously wounded personnel from the front lines and one mission delivering medical supplies and medical personnel critically needed at the battle front. This detachment is under Flight "D" for logistical support and is attached to Hq. Fifth Air Force for operational control. Flight "D" has furnished most of the personnel for this detachment.

Captain Bror C Seabur and crew departed in C-47 #1091 for Ashiya AB at 1100/K, among those aboard the aircraft were Lt. Colonel Robert L Rizon, Operations Officer of Air Rescue Service, and Captain Edmund F O'Connor, Commanding Officer of Flight "A".


This information taken from the official 3rd Rescue Squadron history archived at the Air Force Historical Research Agency at Maxwell Air Force Base./P>

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