U.S. Forces Offer Relief to Japan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class John and Petty Officer 1st Class Shakir Briggs help a Japanese man remove debris from the Misawa fishing port, in Japan, March 14, 2011. More than 90 sailors from Naval Air Facility Misawa volunteered in the relief effort, assisting Misawa City employees and members of the community. Dicola is an aerographer's mate and Briggs is an intelligence specialist. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Devon Dow
  • A U.S. Navy sailor assigned to Naval Air Facility Misawa carries debris to a dumpsite during a cleanup effort at the Misawa fishing port, in Japan, March 14, 2011. More than 90 sailors from the facility volunteered in the relief effort to assist Misawa City employees and members of the community. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Devon Dow
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Cody Stone recovers a spool of netting and returns it to a Japanese man during a volunteer cleanup at the Misawa fishing port, in Japan, March 14, 2011. More than 90 sailors from Naval Air Facility Misawa volunteered in the relief effort, assisting Misawa City employees and members of the community. Stone is a mineman. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Devon Dow
  • U.S. Navy Chief Petty Officer Kyle Wilkinson helps move debris during cleanup efforts at the Misawa Fishing Port in Misawa, Japan, March 14, 2011. Wilkinson is assigned to Naval Air Facility Misawa. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Devon Dow
  • A U.S. Navy sailor  removes debris during cleanup efforts at the Misawa Fishing Port in Misawa, Japan, March 14, 2011.  U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Devon Dow
  • U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Chase Neufeld inspects humanitarian relief cargo on Yokota Air Base, Japan, March 14, 2011.  Neufeld is assigned to the 374th Logistics Readiness Squadron.  U.S. Air Force photo by Osakabe Yasuo
  • A joint U.S. Air Force and U.S. Marine Corps search and rescue team look over the earthquake damage at Sendai Airport near Yokota Air Base, in Japan, March 13.  U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Samuel Morse
  • U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. James Anderson off-loads pallets of humanitarian relief supplies onto a 25K loader on Misawa Air Base, Japan, March 13, 2011.   U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Marie Brown
  • U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Vontez Morrow preps U-2 pilot U.S. Air Force Capt. Beau Block for a humanitarian mission to Japan from Osan Air Base, South Korea, March 13, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Paul Holcomb
  • An SH-60B helicopter flies over Sendai, Japan, March 12, 2011, en route to deliver more than 1,500 pounds of food to earthquake and tsunami survivors. The helicopter is from the Helicopter Antisubmarine Squadron 14, Naval Air Facility Atsugi.  U.S. Navy photo
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Brian Fox carries humanitarian relief supplies to Japanese aid workers in Takihana, Japan, March 13, 2011. Fox is assigned to the helicopter anti-submarine squadron embarked aboard USS Ronald Reagan. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Dylan McCord