Soldiers Participate in Disaster Response Exercise at Westchester County Fire Training Center, N.Y.

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Soldiers prepare to search a structure for casualties during a disaster response exercise at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to the New York Army National Guard's team for chemical, biological, radiological hazards. The unit trained hat the New York center to prepare its soldiers and airmen to extract casualties from a contaminated incident, provide decontamination to patients and conduct medical triage to assist civil authorities. U.S. Army photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg
  • Soldiers evaluate a simulated casualty during a disaster response exercise at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg
  • Soldiers assist moving a simulated casualty during a disaster response exercise at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg
  • Soldiers transfer a simulated casualty during a disaster response exercise at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg
  • Soldiers evaluate a simulated casualty before moving the casualty for decontamination during a disaster response exercise at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg
  • Soldiers prepare a simulated casualty for decontamination during a disaster response exercise at the Westchester County Fire Training Center in Valhalla, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Col. Richard Goldenberg