Images: USARPAC CCP HAST participates in Coral Reef [Image 3 of 6]
Photo by Maj. Edward Hooks
Maj. Peter Williams, plans officer, Deployable Joint Force Headquarters, Australian Defense Force exchange information and ideas with Leveni Aho, director, National Emergency Management Office, Tonga, Sept. 24, 2012. They are discussing ways the U.S. Army Pacific Contingency Command Post Humanitarian Assistance Survey Team and Australia can coordinate and assist to provide humanitarian assistance and disaster relief in the event of a disaster. They are taking part in “Coral Reef” a multinational emergency deployment readiness exercise to share humanitarian assistance and disaster relief techniques and procedures with Pacific partners from Australia, New Zealand and Tonga.