TITLE

Multinational mine-strike recovery operation

AUTHOR(S)
Cherrie, Stanley F.
PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Engineer;Aug97, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Talks about the author's involvement in mine-strike recovery operations in Bosnia during Operation Joint Endeavor. Antitank mine struck by a vehicle of the Nordic/Polish Brigade; Set up of a camp near the accident site; Assessment of events; Aerial reconnaissance by the US 16th Engineer Battalion; Lessons learned by the author.
ACCESSION #
59682

 

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