Soldiers from the 11th Civil Support Team – Weapons of Mass Destruction, practice decontamination procedures after securing a hazardous material from a shipping container during an exercise held Thursday, Nov. 7. The 11th CST joined forces with the 21st CST from New Jersey to identify and clear two suspicious shipping containers at the Port of Portland on Thursday, Nov. 7. The Teams worked in coordination with the U.S. Coast Guard and Portland Fire Department to get to the site. The scenario in Portland is one of the last drills during Vigilant Guard, a statewide test of communications and response techniques during large-scale emergency situations. (U.S Army National Guard photo by Spc. Adam J. Simmler, 121st Public Affairs Detachment)
|Date Posted:||11.08.2013 15:49|
|Location:||PORT OF PORTLAND, ME, US|
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