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Sept. 29, 2017

DoD Continues Support in Hurricane-Ravaged Areas

The Defense Department is continuing relief operations in areas of the Caribbean Sea, including Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and on the island of Dominica, which were stricken by hurricanes in recent weeks, a Pentagon spokesman said.

Sept. 21, 2017

Kentucky Guardsmen Deploy to Caribbean for Hurricane Maria Relief

Seven special tactics airmen from the Kentucky Air National Guard's 123rd Airlift Wing left Louisville for the Caribbean, where they will open airfields so humanitarian aid can be delivered and residents can be evacuated in the wake of Hurricane Maria.

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. 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. 4, 2017

Army Reserve Aviators Deliver Water to Hurricane Harvey Victims

U.S. Army Reserve aviators with the 1st Battalion, 158th Aviation Regiment took on the mission of delivering donated bottled water to Texans affected by Hurricane Harvey.

Sept. 4, 2017

Marine Reservists Answer Nation's Call in Texas

Marines have come together in the wake of Hurricane Harvey to conduct search and rescue missions and provide disaster relief to affected areas of Texas and Louisiana.

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. 2, 2017

Kentucky Air Guard Deploys Aircraft, Airmen for Hurricane Relief Operations

Two C-130 Hercules aircraft and 14 more airmen deployed from the Kentucky Air National Guard base in Louisville to fly humanitarian aid and airlift evacuation missions in Texas following unprecedented flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey.

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