Images: Hurricane Sandy [Image 18 of 20]
Photo by Cpl. Caleb Gomez
Petty Officer 3rd Class Sholonda Boynes, a native of Hillside, N.J., and a surface warfare petty officer with the USS Carter Hall based out of Little Creek, Norfolk, Va., drags a hose to a sewer drain to excavate the water from the basement of an apartment complex in Far Rockaway, Queens on Nov. 5. The USS Carter Hall is a part of the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit, based out of Camp Lejeune, N.C., aiding in the relief effort of the victims of the cities that were affected by Hurricane Sandy. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Caleb Gomez).