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Troops Support Irma Response in Caribbean, Mainland U.S.


Airmen prepare medical equipment and supplies at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., Sept. 9, 2017. The airmen, assigned to the 59th Medical Wing’s critical care air transport team, were preparing for potential Hurricane Irma relief efforts. Air Force photo by Airman Chad Gorecki

Floridians settle in at a shelter for residents with special needs set up at a high school in Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 9, 2017. Florida Air National Guardsmen assigned to the 125th Fighter Wing assisted citizens at the shelter. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. William Buchanan
A car sits parked amid debris and felled tree limbs on St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Sept. 9, 2017. Hurricane Irma damaged or destroyed much of the infrastructure on the island. Air Force photo by Capt. Lauren Hill

Marines load supplies and equipment on a truck at the Alabama Army National Guard Fort Whiting Armory in Mobile, Ala., Sept. 9, 2017, while preparing for potential rescue missions after Irma’s landfall in the U.S. The Marines are reservists assigned to the 3rd Force Reconnaissance Company. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Niles Lee

Floridians settle in at a shelter for residents with special needs set up at a high school in Jacksonville, Fla., Sept. 9, 2017. Florida Air National Guardsmen assigned to the 125th Fighter Wing assisted citizens at the shelter. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. William Buchanan

A C-130 Hercules prepares to take off from Bradley Air National Guard Base in East Granby, Conn., September 9, 2017, for a mission to deliver ready-to-eat meals to people in Puerto Rico affected by Hurricane Irma. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Sadie Hewes

Puerto Rico National Guardsmen clear roadways of fallen trees in the vicinity of Utuado, Puerto Rico, Sept. 9, 2017, in the wake of Hurricane Irma. Puerto Rico National Guard photo

Sailors supporting Hurricane Irma response efforts perform a rescue mission on St. Thomas in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Sept. 9, 2017. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Priscilla Desormeaux

Source: U.S. Department of Defense

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