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    U.S. Marines Continue Relief Efforts in Wake of Typhoon Egay [Image 1 of 10]

    U.S. Marines Continue Relief Efforts in Wake of Typhoon Egay

    BASCO, PHILIPPINES

    08.01.2023

    Photo by Cpl. Sean Potter    

    3rd Marine Aircraft Wing

    Philippine Marines, Soldiers, Fire Fighters, and Policemen offload food and water, provided by the Government of the Philippines, from a U.S. Marine Corps MV-22B Osprey with Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 163 (Reinforced), Marine Aircraft Group 16, 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing while conducting relief efforts in the wake of Typhoon Egay, international name Typhoon Doksuri, in Basco, Batanes province, Philippines, Aug. 1, 2023. At the request of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, U.S. Marines are providing relief and lifesaving capabilities to remote regions of the Philippines. The forward presence and ready posture of I Marine Expeditionary Force assets in the region facilitated rapid and effective response to crisis, demonstrating U.S. commitment to Allies and partners. During the first two days of relief efforts, VMM-163 (Rein.) delivered approximately 25,600 pounds of food and water, provided by the Government of the Philippines, to remote, affected communities. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Sean Potter)

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    IMAGE INFO

    Date Taken: 08.01.2023
    Date Posted: 08.01.2023 22:33
    Photo ID: 7947278
    VIRIN: 230801-M-TZ536-1163
    Resolution: 4211x2807
    Size: 2.17 MB
    Location: BASCO, PH

    Web Views: 155
    Downloads: 16

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