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Wisconsin MET, Nicaragua collaborate on disaster mitigation

Maj. Myron Davis (right) of the Wisconsin Military Engagement Team shakes hands with Lt. Col. Alvaro Rivas, Nicaragua Civil Defense chief of operations, after presenting a Wisconsin cap as a token of appreciation March 14. The MET's communications, logistics and operations teams each spent two weeks in Nicaragua to collaborate on disaster relief response plans and procedures in their respective areas. (112th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment photo by Sgt. Megan Burnham)

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This work, Wisconsin MET, Nicaragua collaborate on disaster mitigation [Image 2 of 3], by SSG Megan Leuck, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:03.14.2013

Date Posted:03.21.2013 15:47

Photo ID:891820



Size:3.68 MB

Location:MANAGUA, NIGlobe

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