U.S. Troops Support Turkey Earthquake Relief Efforts

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011. The effort is in support of the Turkey-led relief efforts following the Nov. 9, and Oct. 23, 2011, earthquakes in Van province, Turkey. At the request of the Turkish government, the Defense Department has tasked U.S. European Command to airlift relief supplies to Van province. U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies onto a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies onto a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies onto a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies onto a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies onto a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • Members of the Norwegian Defense Logistic Organization/ U.S. Marine Expeditionary Brigade and U.S. Marine Forces Europe load pallets of humanitarian supplies onto a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Stjordal, Norway, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Christopher Dysert and Staff Sgt. Glen Scott discuss their mission while waiting to unload a C-130J Hercules aircraft with pallets of humanitarian supplies from Stjordal, Norway in Van province, Turkey, Nov. 15, 2011. Dysert and Scott are assigned to the 37th Airlift Squadron.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • U.S. Air Force airmen help unload pallets of humanitarian supplies from a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Van province, Turkey, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark
  • U.S. Air Force airmen help unload pallets of humanitarian supplies from a C-130J Hercules aircraft in Van province, Turkey, Nov. 14, 2011.  U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Wayne Clark