LT. ELSIE OTT'S TOP SECRET MISSION
Lt. Ott was given the task of transporting five critically ill and wounded patients from Karachi, India, to Walter Reed Hospital. The mission unfolded over 13,000 miles and six and a half days by air, which would have averaged three and a half months by truck, ship, and train. The lessons learned at the time helped establish aeromedical evacuation teams all over the globe, saving millions of lives. Photos.
Publisher: Paragon House
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 4651952