DF-ST-88-08765

An injured sailor is carried to an aircraft by members of the 2nd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron and the 63rd Medical Evacuation Squadron. The sailor will be flown to Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland, and then to Brooke Army Medical Center in Texas for treatment of burns he received when his ship, the guided missile frigate USS SAMUEL B. ROBERTS (FFG-58), struck a mine while on escort duty in the Persian Gulf.