Somalia MEDEVAC

On the morning of Oct. 4, 1993, dozens of casualties from the overnight battle were transported to a soccer stadium where the Pakistani army was based. A triage was set up and the critically wounded were airlifted to hospitals located on ships off the Somali coast. In all, Task Force Ranger lost 16 Soldiers and saw 57 wounded during the two-day battle while 2nd Bn., 14th Infantry suffered two dead and 22 wounded.

On the morning of Oct. 4, 1993, dozens of casualties from the overnight battle were transported to a soccer stadium where the Pakistani army was based. A triage was set up and the critically wounded were airlifted to hospitals located on ships off the Somali coast. In all, Task Force Ranger lost 16 Soldiers and saw 57 wounded during the two-day battle while 2nd Bn., 14th Infantry suffered two dead and 22 wounded.