Re: 1981 Times: Killer Wind in the Mojave
Sig Vet probably got more history on this than me -But '58 Operation Eagle Wing at Ft. Campbell- Lost 5 men-over 100 injured. Understand they dropped the heavy equip first and than the troops. High winds.
God Bless those Paratroopers from the 82nd and the 101st. Yeah- how do you explain that shit to parents and loved ones.
" Get out of that door you Goddamn piece of shit" and than I felt the kick of the boot on my skinny ass and the small of my back- it broke my grasp of the tower door and out I went screaming like a little girl