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Sept. 10, 2017

Army Assets Ready to Respond to Hurricane Irma

More than 7,400 soldiers and Army civilians are assisting or prepared to support federal, state, local and territory agencies during Hurricane Irma relief operations in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and the continental United States.

Sept. 9, 2017

DoD Continues Caribbean, Florida Hurricane Response Operations

The Defense Department continues its response to destruction throughout the U.S. Virgin Islands and other Caribbean locales, while posturing forces to support the response to Hurricane Irma in Florida, a DoD spokesman said.

Sept. 9, 2017

As Irma Looms, Some Guard Members Hopscotch From Storm to Storm

National Guardsmen across the country returned home earlier this week for a quick recovery and then redeployed to support the Caribbean areas hammered by Hurricane Harvey and the southeastern U.S. menaced by Hurricane Irma.

Sept. 7, 2017

California Guard Heads Out to Fight Fires, Assist With Hurricane Irma

California National Guard soldiers are heading out to the Salmon-August Complex Fire near Etna, the Mission Fire near Oakhurst and others are preparing to head to Florida to assist authorities in anticipation of Hurricane Irma.

Sept. 5, 2017

Guardsmen Head Toward Hurricane Irma as Texas Relief Efforts Continue

As Hurricane Irma bears down in the Caribbean, National Guard units are sending personnel to aid civilian authorities in the storm's path. Officials have classified Irma as a Category 5 storm and declared states of emergency in Florida and Puerto Rico.

Sept. 3, 2017

Soldiers Take Pride as Hurricane Harvey Response Continues

The Army has deployed more than 700 wheeled vehicles, more than 90 helicopters and more than 16,000 uniforms to aid in recovery efforts following Hurricane Harvey.

Sept. 2, 2017

Hybrid Team Rescues Man From Hurricane Harvey Flooding

A team of National Guardsmen, Coast Guardsmen, swift-water rescue technicians and volunteers worked together in Orange, Texas, to rescue a resident during severe flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.

Sept. 1, 2017

Hawaii National Guard Hazmat Specialists Sharpen Skills

Hazmat specialists from the Hawaii National Guard’s 93rd Civil Support Team, brought their unique capabilities to participate in Kauai County Exercise 2017, Aug. 28-30.

Sept. 1, 2017

More Than 13K Troops, DoD Civilians Aiding Harvey Lifesaving, Recovery Efforts

About 11,000 National Guardsmen have deployed to support the Federal Emergency Management Agency-led rescue and restoration operations in the region affected by Hurricane Harvey, Defense Department officials said.

Sept. 1, 2017

Massachusetts Air Guard Imagery Analysts Support Hurricane Recovery Efforts

Massachusetts Air National Guard imagery analysts from the 101st Intelligence Squadron are supporting Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts by providing processing, analysis and dissemination of imagery and geospatial products.

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