Images: Hurricane Sandy [Image 17 of 20]
Photo by Cpl. Caleb Gomez
Lance Cpl. Robert Luker, a native of Pittsboro, N.C., and a water technician specialist for 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, based out of Camp Lejeune N.C., lowers a pump off a truck to begin excavating water from the basement of an apartment complex in Far Rockaway, N.Y., on Nov. 5. The detachment from 8th ESB is 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).