You can't just hook and tow
Photo Credit: Summer Barkley
Staff Sgt. Valjean F. Berlack, a Richmond, Va. native and instructor from the U.S. Army Ordnance School, Track, Metalworking, and Recovery Department at Fort Lee, Va. watches Soldiers in an H8 Recovery Operations Additional Skill Identifier course use a compound tackle system, their muscles and the mechanical advantage to extract a more than 25,000-pound vehicle from a six-foot deep mire pit with about two feet of mud and water in it at Bagram Airfield September 29.
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