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The C--47s and R4D
airplanes that carried out the wounded and sick did not arrive at Hagaru empty.
However, the Douglas C-47 and its Navy and Marine Corps equivalent, the R4D
, was actually a primary "weapon" in the Allies' arsenal.
Our eleven C-47s, with assistance from three Marine/Navy R4Ds
had evacuated 4,689 men from the two airstrips, and air-landed 273.9 tons of cargo.