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A U.S. Navy Piasecki HUP-2 Retriever (BuNo 130036) of Helicopter Utility Squadron HU-1 Det.A "Pacific Fleet Angels" landing aboard the aircraft carrier USS Shangri-La (CVA-38). HU-1 Det.A was assigned to the Shangri-La for a deployment to the Western Pacific from 13 November 1956 to 20 May 1957.

Date circa 1957
date QS:P,+1957-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1480,Q5727902
Source U.S. Navy photo [1] from the USS Shangri-La (CVA-38) 1956-57 cruise book available at
Author USN


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