Details/Information for Canadian Forces (CF) Operation Grand Turk Islands 1974

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Grand Turk Islands 1974

International Information

International Operation Name: Grand Turk Islands 1974

International Mission Name: Grand Turk Islands 1974

Mandating Organization: Government of Canada

Region Name: Central America

Location: Grand Turk Islands

Mission Date: 27 June 1974 - 28 June 1974

Mission Mandate:

To deliver school and medical supplies to Grand Turk

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Canadian Forces (CF) Information (Grand Turk Islands 1974)

CF Mission/Operation Notes:

On 27 June 1974, two CC-130 Hercules from 436 Squadron delivered 30,000 lbs (13636 kgs) of school books and medical supplies to Grand Turk, the capital of the Turk and Caicos Islands. Each aircraft conducted two flights to deliver the supplies.

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