06 Sep '17, 8pm

About 100 @NJNationalGuard Soldiers deployed to Florida for Irma:

About 100 @NJNationalGuard Soldiers deployed to Florida for Irma:

TRENTON, N.J. – Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday approved the deployment of more than 100 New Jersey Army National Guard Soldiers to provide emergency response support for people expected to be impacted by Hurricane Irma in Florida. Citizen-Soldiers from the 253rd Transportation Company, a historic unit in Camp May, New Jersey, outfitted with high-wheeled vehicles, will depart from their home armory in two stages and are expected to arrive at Camp Blanding in central Florida as early as Friday. "We are likely sending in excess of 100 Soldiers to participate in this emergency response and rescue mission for Hurricane Irma victims in Florida, and beyond the numbers, these are highly experienced and trained men and women who served on the front lines during Hurricane Irene and Superstorm Sandy," Christie said. "Our thoughts, prayers and necessary available resources are with ...

Full article: http://www.nationalguard.mil/News/Article/1301014/about-1...

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army.mil 07 Sep '17, 3pm

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