Puerto Rico National Guardsmen Conduct Construction Work in Vieques, Puerto Rico

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • A vessel navigates the Atlantic Ocean en route to Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. The vessel is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's Landing Craft Detachment. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • A vessel navigates the Atlantic Ocean en route to Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. The vessel is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's Landing Craft Detachment. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Miriamne Sanchez operates a bulldozer en route to Mosquito Bay in Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. Sanchez is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's 1010th Engineer Company, 130th Engineer Battalion.  Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • Army Sgt. Luis Miranda leads equipment operators from the ground en route to Mosquito Bay in Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. Miranda is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's 1010th Engineer Company, 130th Engineer Battalion. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • Air Force Brig. Gen. Juan J. Medina Lamela, the adjutant general of Puerto Rico, addresses the residents of Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014, during a press conference announcing the work to be performed by the Puerto Rico National Guardsmen at Mosquito Bay. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • A vessel docks at Camp Garcia in Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. The vessel is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's Landing Craft Detachment. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • Army Staff Sgt. Rafael Fernandez provides hand signals from the ground to the watercraft operator at former Roosevelt Roads Naval Station en route to Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. Fernandez is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's Landing Craft Detachment. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • Army Spc. Kenneth San Martin operates a bulldozer en route to Mosquito Bay in Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. San Martin is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's 892nd Multi Role Bridge Company, 190th Engineer Battalion. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • Heavy construction equipment is loaded into watercrafts to be transported to Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. The watercrafts are assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's Landing Craft Detachment Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • Army Staff Sgt. Jose Melendez performs the final steps before sailing out to Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. Melendez is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's Landing Craft Detachment. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo
  • Army Sgt. Luis Miranda ground guides equipment operators en route to Mosquito Bay in Vieques, Puerto Rico, Jan. 20, 2014. Miranda is assigned to the Puerto Rico Army National Guard's 1010th Engineer Company, 130th Engineer Battalion. Puerto Rico National Guard photo by Army Staff Sgt. Joseph Rivera Rebolledo