Camera Icon

Images: Alaska rescue [Image 2 of 4]

Photo by Sgt. Edward EagertonSmall RSS IconSubscriptions Icon

Alaska rescue

Alaska Air National Guardsmen Staff Sgt. Colton Nelson (left), a loadmaster with the 144th Airlift Squadron, and Master Sgt. Brandon Stuemke, a pararescueman with the 212th Rescue Squadron, escort residents of Galena, Alaska to an awaiting C-130 “Hercules” to be transported to Fairbanks, May 28. Thirty-two residents and 19 dogs were transported on an Alaska Air National Guard C-130 “Hercules” aircraft from Galena to Fairbanks to wait for the water levels to subside. Photo by Sgt. Edward Eagerton, Alaska National Guard Public AffairsThe Alaska National Guard sent multiple aircraft and rescue personnel to the rural Alaska village to assist with rescue efforts. Photo by Sgt. Edward Eagerton, Alaska National Guard Public Affairs



Web Views
8
Downloads
1

Podcast Hits
0



Public Domain Mark
This work, Alaska rescue [Image 2 of 4], by SGT Edward Eagerton, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.28.2013

Date Posted:11.15.2013 23:58

Photo ID:1053539

VIRIN:130528-Z-MW427-171

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:1.14 MB

Location:GALENA, AK, USGlobe

Gallery Images

More Like This

  • Residents of Galena, Alaska, prepare to load into a C-130 Hercules from the 144th Airlift Squadron, Alaska Air National Guard, during an evacuation of the town May 28. Galena flooded as the Yukon River overflowed during the breakup of winter ice. Residents of the town were transported to Fairbanks to wait for the water levels to subside. The Alaska National Guard sent multiple aircraft and rescue personnel to the rural Alaska village to assist with rescue efforts. (Photo by Sgt. Edward Eagerton, Alaska National Guard Public Affairs)
  • A C-130 Hercules from the 144th Airlift Squadron, Alaska Air National Guard, sits on the airfield in Galena, Alaska, in preparation of evacuating residents from Galena, Alaska, May 28. Galena flooded as the Yukon River overflowed during the breakup of winter ice. Residents of the town were transported to Fairbanks to wait for the water levels to subside. The Alaska National Guard sent multiple aircraft and rescue personnel to the rural Alaska village to assist with rescue efforts. (Photo by Sgt. Edward Eagerton, Alaska National Guard Public Affairs)
  • Master Sgt. Brandon Stuemke (gray shirt), a pararescueman with the 212th Rescue Squadron, Alaska Air National Guard, escorts residents of Galena, Alaska, to an awaiting C-130 Hercules to be transported to Fairbanks May 28. Thirty-two residents and 19 dogs were transported on an Alaska Air National Guard C-130 Hercules aircraft from Galena to Fairbanks to wait for the water levels to subside. The Alaska National Guard sent multiple aircraft and rescue personnel to the rural Alaska village to assist with rescue efforts. (Photo by Sgt. Edward Eagerton, Alaska National Guard Public Affairs)
  • Capt. Christian Braunlich, a combat rescue officer with the 212th Rescue Squadron, Alaska Air National Guard, gives direction for boarding a flight to the residents of Galena, Alaska, May 28. Thirty-two residents and 19 dogs were transported on an Alaska Air National Guard C-130 Hercules aircraft from Galena to Fairbanks to wait for the water levels to subside. The Alaska National Guard sent multiple aircraft and rescue personnel to the rural Alaska village to assist with rescue efforts. (Photo by Sgt. Edward Eagerton, Alaska National Guard Public Affairs)

Options

  • Army
  • Marines
  • Navy
  • Air Force
  • Coast Guard
  • National Guard

HOLIDAY GREETINGS

SELECT A HOLIDAY:

VIDEO ON DEMAND

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Youtube
  • Flickr