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August 2015 Archive

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08/11/2015

Guardsmen Continue to Fight California Fires

Soldiers receive a morning brief at Eel River Conservation Camp in Redway, Calif., Aug. 9, 2015, before moving up the Humboldt mountains for mop-up missions during the Humboldt Lightning Fire. The soldiers are assigned to the California Army National Guard's Task Force Alpha. More than 200 guardsmen spent several days at the fire's base camp performing mop-up duties. California Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Eddie Siguenza

08/11/2015

U.S. Forces Provide Typhoon Relief in Saipan

U.S. Marines move water bladders out of an MV-22B Osprey at Saipan International Airport in=Saipan, Aug. 9, 2015. The Marines, assigned to Echo Company, Battalion Landing Team 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit, are assisting local and federal agencies in Saipan after Typhoon Soudelor devastated the island Aug. 2-3. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Ryan C. Mains

08/10/2015

U.S. Airmen Participate in Operation Inherent Resolve

U.S. airmen load cargo onto a C-5 Super Galaxy aircraft in support of Operation Inherent Resolve, Aug. 8, 2015. The deployment coincides with Turkey's decision to host U.S. aircraft to conduct counter-ISIL operations. The airmen are assigned to the 436th Airlift Wing and 724th Air Mobility Squadron. U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Deana Heitzman

08/10/2015

U.S. Soldiers Conduct Slingload Training

A soldier prepares to attach a chain and harness to a bridge bay during a slingload training operation at Fort Chaffee, Ark., July 31, 2015. The soldier is a reservist assigned to the 341st Engineer Company, Multi-Role Bridge. Soldiers from various Army Reserve and active-duty units trained together at River Assault, a bridging training exercise involving Army Engineers and other support elements to create a modular bridge on the water across the Arkansas River at Fort Chaffee, Ark. U.S. Army photo by Master Sgt. Michel Sauret

08/10/2015

U.S. Sailors, Marines Prepare for Disaster Relief in Saipan After Typhoon Soudelor

A generator, forklift, and other heavy equipment is secured aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Ashland on U.S. Naval Base Guam in Apra Harbor, Guam, Aug. 7, 2015. Ashland and the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit will support relief efforts in Saipan in the aftermath of Typhoon Soudelor which devastated the island Aug. 2-3. U.S. Navy photo by JoAnna Delfin

08/10/2015

U.S., Canadian Photographers Train During Quick Shot 2015

U.S. Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Anthony Martinez drinks water during Fleet Combat Camera Pacific’s Summer Quick Shot 2015 combined joint field training exercise in the Angeles National Forest near Azusa, Calif., Aug. 3, 2015. Martinez is assigned to Expeditionary Combat Camera. U.S. Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Canadian combat cameraman are participating in Quick Shot, a semi-annual exercise that improves COMCAM service members' abilities to operate in a tactical environment. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Ace Rheaume

08/10/2015

U.S. Airmen Train Afghanistan Army Medical team

U.S. troops observe members of the Afghan National army medical evacuation team practice hands-on medical evacuation training in a C-130H Hercules aircraft at Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul, Afghanistan, July 29, 2015. The U.S. troops are assigned to the Train, Advise, Assist Command-Air advisers team and host weekly training with the Afghan flight medics, with assistance from U.S. Air Force aeromedical evacuation subject matter experts. U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Cierra Presentado

08/10/2015

Paratroopers Conduct Water Survival Training

Paratroopers tread water during combat water survival training at Fort Bragg, N.C., July 29, 2015. The paratroopers are assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division's Company A, 307th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Mary S. Katzenberger

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