Video: QRF Reacts to Simulated Levee Break in Moorhead, MN
Video by Sgt. John Angelo
Quick Reaction Force flood drill prepares participants for an emergency. Members of the Minnesota National Guard (MNNG) and local authorities work together to repair a simulated levee break on the Red River. The drill was a success with all agencies working fluidly together responding in 12 minutes. Includes sound bites from Lt. Col. Mark G. Wiens, Battalion Commander, and Command Sgt. Maj. Marcus Erickson, Battalion Command Sgt. Maj., 2-136 INF (CAB), 34th Infantry Division, about the mission of supporting the local authorities during the QRF training exercise ad the Red River Valley flooding. The river flows north into Canada. Produced by Sgt. John Angelo. Also available in high definition.