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August 2015 Archive

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08/12/2015

U.S. Forces Continue to Provide Typhoon Relief in Saipan

U.S. Marines ready Humvees and 7-ton trucks at Saipan Harbor, Aug. 9, 2015, to move supplies to affected regions during disaster relief efforts after Typhoon Soudelor made landfall in Saipan. The Marines, assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, are assisting local and federal agencies after Typhoon Soudelor devastated the island Aug. 2-3. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class David A. Cox

08/12/2015

Guardsmen Help Fight New York Wildfire

Smoke from of a major brush fire rises near Francis S. Gabreski Air National Guard Base in Westhampton, New York, Aug. 10, 2015. Airmen and Westhampton Fire Department responders joined forces to fight the fire. The airmen are assigned to the New York Air National Guard's 106th Rescue Wing. New York Air National Guard photo

08/11/2015

Guardsmen Conduct Weekend Training

Vermont Army National Guard Spc. Wright Small refuels a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter at the Army Aviation Facility in South Burlington, Vt., July 29, 2015. Small is a petroleum supply specialist assigned to Detachment 1, Company D, 1st Battalion, 224th Aviation Regiment. Vermont Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Nathan Rivard

08/11/2015

U.S. Soldiers Assist German Forces With Ammo Removal

U.S. soldiers assist German forces with detecting and removing unexploded ammunition at the Baumholder Military Training Area in Baumholder, Germany, Aug. 10, 2015. The solders are assigned to the 720th Explosive Ordnance Disposal Company. The unexploded ammunition had been fired in the training area. U.S. Army photo by Erich Backes

08/11/2015

Coast Guard Cutter Eagle Sails into New York Harbor

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Eagle sails into New York City's inner harbor, July 31, 2015. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Matthew Stroup

08/11/2015

Soldiers, Airmen Conduct Explosive Ordnance Training

Army Spc. Matthew Swerdfeger cuts styrofoam while constructing an explosive device during explosive training on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, July 29, 2015. Swerdfeger is an explosive ordnance disposal technician assigned to the 65th Ordnance Company. Airmen and soldiers assigned to the 673rd Civil Engineer Squadron, the 65th Ordnance and the 716th EOD Companies, created and control-detonated various types of explosive devices to better understand their effects. U.S. Air Force photo by Alejandro Pena

08/11/2015

Paratroopers Train for Waterborne Operations on Fort Bragg, N.C.

Paratroopers carry a Zodiac boat to prepare to train for waterborne operations at Mott Lake on Fort Bragg, N.C., July 30, 2015. The paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's Company A, 307th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. The combat engineers learned to work as a team on the water and performed drills to recover after capsizing. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Mary S. Katzenberger

08/11/2015

U.S., Estonian Soldiers Train With Mortars During Operation Atlantic Resolve

U.S. and Estonian soldiers discuss procedures for firing a mortar during a live-fire exercise as part of Operation Atlantic Resolve in Estonia, Aug. 7, 2015. The soldiers participated in the combined training to work more efficiently and competently together should a combat scenario arise. The operation demonstrates U.S. commitment to the collective security of NATO and dedication to the enduring peace and stability in the region. The U.S. soldiers are assigned to Company D, 2nd Battalion, 503rd Infantry Regiment, 173rd Airborne Brigade. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Jacqueline Dowland

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