That’s what happened near Billings after a Humvee slid into a mud bog on a rural road.
The crew, on patrol to Minuteman III missile sites, had to abandon the vehicle and call for help.
He later commanded the Newark and Chicagoand the battleship Kansas.
Seeing his first action aboard Cincinnati at Matanzas Cuba during the Spansih American war.
Not to mention that “an unlocked turbine blade could lift you 400 feet higher into the sky, turn you upside down and drop you.” No nitrous oxide available either, though that’s probably not a good idea anyway if you’re working 300 feet above the desert floor.