Preparing Aid for Delivery in Operation Damayan

11/19/2013
11/19/2013: U.S. Marines with the Transportation Services, Combat Logistics Battalion 4, 3D Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force, Philippine service members and volunteers with the Department of Social Welfare and Development prepare for the arrival of survivors on Villamor Airbase, the Republic of the Philippines, Nov. 17, 2013.  The…

More Osprey Photos from Philippines Relief Operation

11/17/2013
11/17/2013: An MV-22B Osprey departs Tacloban Air Base, Nov. 16 during an airlift as part of Operation Damayan. [slidepress gallery='more-osprey-photos-from-philippines-relief-operation']  Credit: III MEF:11/16/13 In photos 2 and 3, Philippine citizens board an MV-22B Osprey at Tacloban Air Base, Nov. 16 as part of Operation Damayan. In the last photo, An…

USMC Provides Initial Airlift for Philippine Rescue Effort

11/16/2013
11/16/2013: In this slideshow, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) soldiers are seen working with the USMC to help displaced civilians in coping with the disaster. The Government of the Philippines is closely coordinating with international relief efforts to help those in need. The aircraft and her squadron are…

Multi-national relief aid in Tacloban during Operation Damayan

11/16/2013
11/16/2013: Members of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spearheaded the relief efforts in Tacloban and surrounding areas by having disaster teams on-hand even before the super typhoon hit.  Multi-national forces soon fell into supporting roles to the AFP, and one week later groups and military representatives from across…