TITLE

At the front of the storm

PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
Newsweek;3/4/1991, Vol. 117 Issue 9, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Shows four photographs by `Newsweek' photographer Bill Gentile of the young faces of the `Screaming Eagles' of the US Army's 101st Airborne Division. Airborne troops loading and unloading a Black Hawk helicopter in practice; Haircuts for safety;Home as a hole scooped from sand and rock.
ACCESSION #
9103042402

 

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