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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.

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