03 Sep '17, 5pm

Soldiers Take Pride as Hurricane Harvey Response Continues

Soldiers Take Pride as Hurricane Harvey Response Continues

, the Army has deployed more than 700 wheeled vehicles and more than 90 helicopters. These assets are invaluable, but it is the people who fill the more than 16,000 uniforms aiding in the recovery who are making the difference to those in need. Soldiers work alongside the Liberty Fire Department to unload pallets of water from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter in Liberty, Texas, Sept. 2, 2017. The Defense Department is conducting Defense Support of Civil Authorities operations in response to the effects of Hurricane Harvey. DSCA operations are part of the department's capability to assist civilian responders in saving lives, relieving human suffering and mitigating property damage in response to a catastrophic disaster. Army photo by Spc. Dustin D. Biven Hurricane Harvey – Liberty Fire Department Receives Life Supporting Supplies Soldiers work alongside the Liberty Fire Departmen...

Full article: https://www.defense.gov/News/Article/Article/1298837/sold...

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