In Mogadishu's main square, a huge crowd gathered at the site of a crashed Black Hawk helicopter
Somali militiamen and civilians gathered in the main square
A U.S. airman - Staff Sgt. William David Cleveland - from a downed Black Hawk is seized and killed in Mogadishu's main square
One of the captured American tanks is stripped
Shortly after this picture was taken Staff Sgt. William David Cleveland was dragged through the market area
In the evening, at Mogadishu hospital, dead and injured continued to be brought in
New patients were left on the floor to await treatment
The hospital was overwhelmed - the injured lay in corridors, awaiting treatment
At the start of fighting the numbers of injured overwhelmed Mogadishu's central hospital's limited facilities
At a press briefing on October 4th, the morning after the operation, a U.S. soldier listens to a roll-call of dead and injured Americans
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