ARCHIVE PHOTO OF THE DAY
Wash day at Yokota, 1974
By STARS AND STRIPES Published: August 6, 2019
Bob Wickley ©Stars and Stripes
Yokota Air Base, Japan, November, 1974: Sgt. Tim Martin of the 475th Consolidated Aircraft Maintenance Squadron is partially obscured by the sheet of water he's pouring onto a UH1P ''Huey'' helicopter at Yokota Air Base. The chopper had to be washed down at least once a month to prevent corrosion.
Stars and Stripes' 1974 story about the maintenance squadron at Yokota.