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Subject: BURN INJURIES 21 DEC 90                                         

Box ID: BX001420

Unit: 24TH ID     

Parent  Organization: XVIII CORPS 

Folder Title: DUTY   OFFICERS LOG   PMO 24TH  INF DIV   DEC 90                                                

Folder Seq #:        171

Document Number:         49

Document Date: 

Scan Date: 22-MAY-1996













                                                            21 December  1990


         MMORANDUM FROM  ACofS,  GI

         MMORANDU,14 TO SEE DISTRIBUTION

         SUB,TECT: Bu rn Injuries


         1. Purpose. This memorandum provides information concerning the burn
         injuries suffered by victory Division soldiers since deployment to
         Saudi Arabia.

         2.' The Victory Division has experienced a total of 12 burn injuries
         since deployment, including 5 burn injuries during the period 1-21 Dec
         90. The primary causes and the total number of burn cases by cause
         'ilre as follows:


                    CAUSE                                    OF INJURIES
             a.  Burning latrine waste with MOGAS                  4
             b.  Accidental discharge of Halon extinguishers       2
             C.  Burning trash                                     2
             d.  Immersion heater flashback                        I
             e.  Cleaning tools with flammable liquid              1
             f.  Attempting to e@nguish generator fire             I
             g.  Exploding kerosene heater                         1

         3.  Commanders and supervisors are reminded to review Victory Division
         Safety Lessons Learned lis 3, 4, and 5 and victory Division Safety
         Bulletins I a and 13. Safety Bulletin 116, currently being published,
         highlights causes of burn injuries and preventive measures.

         4. POC Division Safety Officer, LTC Palmer, 7662-301.

         FOR THE COMMANDER:
                                             );7@
                                             M. G. MacWEN
                                             COL, GS
                                             ACofS,Gl/AG

         DISTRIBUTION:
         A
         92nd Engineer

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File Room = may96_declassified
File Cabinet = Week-20
Box ID = BX001420
Unit = 24TH ID
Parent Organization = XVIII CORPS
Folder Title = DUTY OFFICERS LOG PMO 24TH INF DIV DEC 90
Folder Seq # = 171
Subject = BURN INJURIES 21 DEC 90
Document Seq # = 49
Document Date = 01-JAN-1980
Scan Date = 22-MAY-1996
Queued for Declassification = 01-JAN-1980
Short Term Referral = 01-JAN-1980
Long Term Referral = 01-JAN-1980
Permanent Referral = 01-JAN-1980
Non-Health Related Document = 01-JAN-1980
Declassified = 07-JUN-1996