You can't just hook and tow
Photo Credit: Summer Barkley
Sgt. 1st Class Jonathan R. Myers (far right), Allentown, Penn. native and instructor from the U.S. Army Ordnance School, Track, Metalworking, and Recovery Department at Fort Lee, Va. looks on as 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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