Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado on May 3, 1972 · Page 48
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Greeley Daily Tribune from Greeley, Colorado · Page 48

Greeley, Colorado
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Wednesday, May 3, 1972
Page 48
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Marilyn Pierce First Woman To Join Air Rescue Team 1 A t i Mr i i i in . . . iWerl., May 3, 1972 49 l.OlilNCi AMI, Mnlno (,\i) - Help looks good In nny K nise when you in;,-,! H, i,,, t lt W(J||]( | look espeelnlly good in llic fiulso of prclly Sgt. Mnrllyn 1.. Picrco helng lowered on llm hoist cnhlo of a rcscuo helicon- tcr, ' The 20-year-old medic W !n has been in Hie Air Force for Iwo yours, is llm first woman flight crew incmhcr ot nn air resuiu luam In Air Korea Ms- lury. After Induing ;is nn ncro- formed on Iwse. "I llimiKlil It would IJQ exciting mid c!i(illcn(jin'(; work," mcdicnl sMclallst nt cxpliilns Ilia iiubnrii-liiilrcd na, , ,, ' . Nun nl \Vnel f n i i l i i n f ' - i l l f "I Shcpiiard Aril, Tex., she went to Brooks AI'H, Tex., for fnr- Ilier Inslrnclinn ami was as- tn duly in the Kllglil '.s Office nt Ixiring Slic volunteered when l.orliig'j; Det.-ichincnt 10, -Mill Aerospace Rescue and hccov live of West Ciilif, "I icy dtics nnt Involve lire, amllthe Injured person," .she says, lues (renting him on Iho ride to' If the helicopter is unahle toj If Ihe piillcnt is hadly in- mid Iwciiusc of rough terrain jurcd, she might lo;id him into or .dense ground cover, Sgl. a Stokes litter, a kind of ;iir- RHOSS I was looking for ,'i lltllu iidvcnlure ton." Al!h»ii|{li she lias not yet participated In an acliial -rescue, slir; nnd the crew liiivo I'ciiidar practice fllfjhls in which oil kinds of emergencies iire simu- Squadron, was Ijcingilalcd. When a crush or cmcr- I'lcrcc Is llic firtil one out of llic tonic stretcher, or inlu ;i res- iilrcrafl, rUlinjj down to llic cue (j.'iskct. l'''[jr less severely scene on Ihe hoist cable. [injured persons there is ;i for"I dclennine llic steps lo he'9 st Pcnclrjilor, a device which 1 lakon for Ihe care of any ln-i l s , ITM 1 TM 1 , iml «» ,«'l'ich a jurcd personnel, administer on- l l!llicnt Lllll " l)S . '"' ^ l"»ced. Ihc-spot firsl aid and direct llic;] Once Ihe viclim is safely in crew In Ihe hovering copter lo|lhc aircraft the sergeant rides lower u rescue lifting device forj back up on [he hoist and conlin-! the hospital. If Ihcre is fire in connection with a crash or other emergency Hie firefighters in (he crew would go in first lo bring out .She describes herself as being cool In emergencies he- training has her to handle situations which might miiko other women squeamish. survivors. Sfjt. i'icrcc! "Oh, I might get a little upset would assist Ihe firemen In deplaning take over the after it's all over," she admits, "but during Hie crisis ! know I of any injured personnel would stay calm and do my when (hey wore brought out. I job." lie also operates the rescue! .She rotates every other day hoist when necessary. Ifrom alert into Iho Might Sur- geon's Office, where sho assists in physical exams nnd other procedures. Pierce has two moro in Die Atr Force and then plans lo go lo college and be-. come a registered nurse, rc- lurning lo the service as a flight nurse. "There's no possibility of marriage on llic horizon," she declares, "but even if I did get married 1 would still gel into the Air Force Reserve and stay in the medical program." National Brands at Discount Prices! Super II Cartridge Blades. Hefty Bags Lawn Clean up bags 33 In.V 41 In. 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