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UH-1A Iroquois Utility Helicopter

 
 
UH-1A Iroquois Utility Helicopter Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2010
1. UH-1A Iroquois Utility Helicopter Marker
Inscription.
Nicknamed the Huey, helicopters
of this type supported Division
airmobile operations in the 1960s
and 1970s. The UH-1 was also
capable of dropping paratroopers
or sling loading heavy equipment

 
Erected by 82nd Airborne Division Museum.
 
Location. 35° 7.806′ N, 79° 1.304′ W. Marker is in Fort Bragg, North Carolina, in Cumberland County. Click for map. Marker and helicopter are on display about 200 feet east of the 82d Airborne Division Museum, Building C-6841, off Ardennes Street near Gela Street. Access is restricted due to Fort Bragg being an active military installation. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Bragg NC 28310, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. M-551A1 Sheridan Armored Reconnaissance/Airborne Assault Vehicle (a few steps from this marker); Fairchild C-123-K Provider (a few steps from this marker); Fairchild C-119 "Flying Boxcar" (a few steps from this marker); M-56 Scorpion Self-Propelled Antitank Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); C-7 "Caribou" (within shouting distance of
UH-1A Iroquois Utility Helicopter and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 28, 2010
2. UH-1A Iroquois Utility Helicopter and Marker
this marker); T-8 90mm Antitank Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); 328th Infantry Rock (within shouting distance of this marker); 4th Battalion, 325th Airborne Infantry Regiment (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Fort Bragg.
 
Also see . . .  Bell UH-1A Huey. (Submitted on June 2, 2010, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. 20th CenturyAir & SpaceHeroesMilitaryPatriots & PatriotismWar, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 735 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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