Video: Decon and Rescue Procedures Conducted During Exercise Vigilant Guard
Video by Master Sgt. Thomas Hovie
14 minute B-roll of Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Puerto Rico and West Virginia guardsmen participating along side Tualatin Valley fire and rescue teams during Exercise Vigilant Guard. The video shows emergency rescue and decontamination operations being conducted at the Tualatin Valley Fire and Rescue training area in Tualatin, Oregon. This training is part of an emergency response exercise Vigilant Guard conducted by multiple agencies across the state as well as National Guard representatives for other western states. Oregon was selected to participate in the exercise by the Department of Homeland Defense. Interview with Lt. Col. Robert Martin, West Virginia National Guard. Video produced by Master Sgt. Thomas Hovie, Office of Public Affairs Oregon National Guard.