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March 27, 2020
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  • <p><strong><u>Idaho Strategic National Supply Delivery</u></strong></p>

<p>The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare receives the first shipment March 25 from the Strategic National Supply, including goggles, N-95 masks, face shields, gloves and surgical masks. (Photo courtesy of the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare).</p>

    Idaho Strategic National Supply Delivery

    Photo by FEMA News Photo

    Idaho Strategic National Supply Delivery

    The Idaho Department of Health and Welfare receives the first shipment March 25 from the Strategic National Supply, including goggles, N-95 masks, face shields, gloves and surgical masks. (Photo courtesy of the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare).

  • <p><strong><u>USNS Mercy Development 2020</u></strong></p>

<p>Chief Hospital Corpsman Dom Navarro, from Orange County, Calif., counts patient gowns in the medical ward aboard Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH-19) March 26. Mercy deployed in support of the nation&#39;s COVID-19 response efforts and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients who are admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore-based hospitals to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases. One of the Department of Defense&#39;s missions is defense support of civil authorities. DoD is supporting FEMA, the lead federal agency, as well as state, local and public health authorities in helping protect the health and safety of the American people. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan M. Breeden)</p>

    USNS Mercy Development 2020

    Photo by FEMA News Photo

    USNS Mercy Development 2020

    Chief Hospital Corpsman Dom Navarro, from Orange County, Calif., counts patient gowns in the medical ward aboard Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH-19) March 26. Mercy deployed in support of the nation's COVID-19 response efforts and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients who are admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore-based hospitals to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases. One of the Department of Defense's missions is defense support of civil authorities. DoD is supporting FEMA, the lead federal agency, as well as state, local and public health authorities in helping protect the health and safety of the American people. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Ryan M. Breeden)

  • <p><strong><u>Surging capacity and capability</u></strong></p>

<p>Army National Guard service members from the 222nd Transportation Company, Florence, Ariz., haul a trailer for a local grocery store to surge capacity and capability, helping to close logistical gaps in the local supply chain. The Arizona National Guard activated more than 700 Arizona citizen-soldiers and airmen to support grocery stores, food banks and other community needs during this state of emergency response (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech Sgt. Michael Matkin).</p>

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    Surging capacity and capability

    Photo by FEMA News Photo

    Surging capacity and capability

    Army National Guard service members from the 222nd Transportation Company, Florence, Ariz., haul a trailer for a local grocery store to surge capacity and capability, helping to close logistical gaps in the local supply chain. The Arizona National Guard activated more than 700 Arizona citizen-soldiers and airmen to support grocery stores, food banks and other community needs during this state of emergency response (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech Sgt. Michael Matkin).

     

  • <p><strong><u>FEMA Field Hospital setup at the Jacob Javits Convention Center</u></strong></p>

<p>New York Army National Guard soldiers of the 133rd Composite Supply Company, part of the 53rd Troop Command, warehouse and inventory the initial shipments of a FEMA field hospital for setup at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City March 25. The Javits Center will be converted to a temporary medical facility to ease the bed shortage of New York hospitals as part of the response to the COVID-19 outbreak. More than 2,000 New York National Guard soldiers and airmen are on duty as part of the response effort. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Sean Madden)</p>

    FEMA Field Hospital setup at the Jacob Javits Convention Center

    Photo by FEMA News Photo

    FEMA Field Hospital setup at the Jacob Javits Convention Center

    New York Army National Guard soldiers of the 133rd Composite Supply Company, part of the 53rd Troop Command, warehouse and inventory the initial shipments of a FEMA field hospital for setup at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City March 25. The Javits Center will be converted to a temporary medical facility to ease the bed shortage of New York hospitals as part of the response to the COVID-19 outbreak. More than 2,000 New York National Guard soldiers and airmen are on duty as part of the response effort. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Sean Madden)

  • <p>LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Little Rock District personnel perform a site inspection. Their efforts are part of a larger FEMA mission assignment for USACE to convert large spaces into alternate care sites in response to COVID-19.</p>

    Little Rock District teams evaluate sites for use as alternate-care-facilities

    Photo by US Army Corps of Engineers

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Little Rock District personnel perform a site inspection. Their efforts are part of a larger FEMA mission assignment for USACE to convert large spaces into alternate care sites in response to COVID-19.

  • <p>NEW ORLEANS &ndash; Supplies arrive at a New Orleans warehouse serving as a receiving location for supplies being shipped into Orleans Parish. Medical supplies and personal protection equipment that will be distributed from here to all drive-thru Community Based Testing Sites in Orleans and Jefferson parishes. FEMA is coordinating the shipping of medical supplies including nitrile gloves, test kits, Tyvek suits, earloops surgical masks, plastic aprons (not surgical aprons) and N-95 masks.</p>

<p>(FEMA Photo/Dwayne Barnes Sr.)<br />
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    Medical Supplies Received in New Orleans

    Photo by FEMA

    NEW ORLEANS – Supplies arrive at a New Orleans warehouse serving as a receiving location for supplies being shipped into Orleans Parish. Medical supplies and personal protection equipment that will be distributed from here to all drive-thru Community Based Testing Sites in Orleans and Jefferson parishes. FEMA is coordinating the shipping of medical supplies including nitrile gloves, test kits, Tyvek suits, earloops surgical masks, plastic aprons (not surgical aprons) and N-95 masks.

    (FEMA Photo/Dwayne Barnes Sr.)

     

  • <p>SAN MATEO, Calif. -- Army National Guard Pfc. Michael Daggi of the California National Guard Medical Detachment instructs California Emergency Medical Service Authority (EMSA) staff members on properly applying personal protective equipment March 27 at a San Mateo County, California, COVID-19 treatment facility. Cal Guard&rsquo;s medical teams are actively assisting local and state agencies contain the coronavirus epidemic. This treatment facility houses patients who tested positive for COVID-19.</p>

<p>(Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Eddie Siguenza)</p>

    California Guard medical unit deep in COVID-19 fight

    Photo by FEMA

    SAN MATEO, Calif. -- Army National Guard Pfc. Michael Daggi of the California National Guard Medical Detachment instructs California Emergency Medical Service Authority (EMSA) staff members on properly applying personal protective equipment March 27 at a San Mateo County, California, COVID-19 treatment facility. Cal Guard’s medical teams are actively assisting local and state agencies contain the coronavirus epidemic. This treatment facility houses patients who tested positive for COVID-19.

    (Army National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Eddie Siguenza)

  • <p>Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy arrives in Los Angeles on March 27. Mercy deployed in support of the nation&rsquo;s COVID-19 response efforts, and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, allowing those medical teams to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases.</p>

<p>(U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alexa M. Hernandez)&nbsp;&nbsp;</p>

    USNS Mercy Arrives in LA

    Photo by FEMA

    Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy arrives in Los Angeles on March 27. Mercy deployed in support of the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts, and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals, allowing those medical teams to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases.

    (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Alexa M. Hernandez)  

  • <p>NORFOLK, Va. &ndash; President Donald Trump arrives at Naval Station Norfolk before speaking at USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), March 28, 2020. Comfort deployed in support of the nation&rsquo;s COVID-19 response efforts and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore-based hospitals to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases. DoD is supporting the FEMA, as well as state, local and public health authorities in helping protect the health and safety of the American people.</p>

<p>(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jason Pastrick)</p>

    President Trump Visits USNS Comfort

    Photo by FEMA

    NORFOLK, Va. – President Donald Trump arrives at Naval Station Norfolk before speaking at USNS Comfort (T-AH 20), March 28, 2020. Comfort deployed in support of the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore-based hospitals to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases. DoD is supporting the FEMA, as well as state, local and public health authorities in helping protect the health and safety of the American people.

    (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Jason Pastrick)

  • <p>NORFOLK, Va. &ndash;The Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) departs Naval Station Norfolk, Va. March 28, 2020. Comfort is deploying in support of the nation&rsquo;s COVID-19 response efforts and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore-based hospitals to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases.</p>

<p>(U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua D. Sheppard)</p>

    USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) Departs Norfolk

    Photo by FEMA

    NORFOLK, Va. –The Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) departs Naval Station Norfolk, Va. March 28, 2020. Comfort is deploying in support of the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore-based hospitals to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases.

    (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Joshua D. Sheppard)

  • <p>Sgt. Alejandro Sanchez, 158 Charlie Company infantryman, stocks shelves at a local grocery store in Pima County, Ariz., March 28, 2020. The Arizona National Guard activated more than 700 Arizona soldiers and airmen to support grocery stores, food banks and other community needs during this state of emergency response</p>

<p>(U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Michael Matkin).</p>

    Always Ready, Always There

    Photo by FEMA

    Sgt. Alejandro Sanchez, 158 Charlie Company infantryman, stocks shelves at a local grocery store in Pima County, Ariz., March 28, 2020. The Arizona National Guard activated more than 700 Arizona soldiers and airmen to support grocery stores, food banks and other community needs during this state of emergency response

    (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Michael Matkin).

  • <p>Bloomington, Ill. &ndash;&nbsp;U.S. Army Spc. Gabriel Eiter, left, a small arms/artillery repairer assigned to the 3637th Maintenance Company, Illinois Army National Guard, and Lt. Col. Jim Avery, a flight surgeon assigned to the 126th Medical Group, Illinois Air National Guard, handles COVID-19 testing equipment at a drive-thru testing site in Bloomington, Ill., March 28, 2020. Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker activated Illinois Army and Air National Guard members to provide support to COVID-19 response operations.</p>

<p>(U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Wynndermere Shaw)</p>

    Illinois National Guardsmen operate COVID-19 testing site in Bloomington, Ill

    Photo by FEMA

    Bloomington, Ill. – U.S. Army Spc. Gabriel Eiter, left, a small arms/artillery repairer assigned to the 3637th Maintenance Company, Illinois Army National Guard, and Lt. Col. Jim Avery, a flight surgeon assigned to the 126th Medical Group, Illinois Air National Guard, handles COVID-19 testing equipment at a drive-thru testing site in Bloomington, Ill., March 28, 2020. Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker activated Illinois Army and Air National Guard members to provide support to COVID-19 response operations.

    (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Wynndermere Shaw)

  • <p>BURLINGAME, Calif. (March 29, 2020) &ndash; VIDEO &ndash; The California National Guard intensified its COVID-19 mission by sending its Medical Detachment into the San Francisco Bay Area to assist the California Emergency Medical Services Authority at COVID-19 facility.</p>

    California National Guard Medical Detachment assist state authorities

    Photo by FEMA

    BURLINGAME, Calif. (March 29, 2020) – VIDEO – The California National Guard intensified its COVID-19 mission by sending its Medical Detachment into the San Francisco Bay Area to assist the California Emergency Medical Services Authority at COVID-19 facility.

  • <p>ANNVILLE, Penn. (Photo from March 28, 2020) Over the weekend, 25 Pennsylvania National Guardsmen on state active duty provided logistical assistance to FEMA at the Glen Mills School as they unloaded federal equipment to establish a federal medical station.</p>

    Pennsylvania National Guard Supports FEMA Medical Station

    Photo by FEMA

    ANNVILLE, Penn. (Photo from March 28, 2020) Over the weekend, 25 Pennsylvania National Guardsmen on state active duty provided logistical assistance to FEMA at the Glen Mills School as they unloaded federal equipment to establish a federal medical station.

  • <p>KEY WEST, Fla. (March 29, 2020) &ndash; Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Detroit docks at Naval Air Station Key West&rsquo;s Truman Harbor during a port visit to conduct emergent repairs. As a protective measure against the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the ship&rsquo;s crew of 90 will be limited to the base while in Key West in order to protect its people and maintain mission readiness. Navy installations are responsible for keeping airfields, ports, Navy housing, galley services, medical facilities, and utilities open and supporting the fleet, fighters and families. Detroit is deployed to the U.S. Southern Command&rsquo;s area of responsibility to support Joint Interagency Task Force South&rsquo;s mission, which includes counter-drug patrols and detection and monitoring of illicit traffic in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific.</p>

    USS Detroit Docks in Key West to Support COVID-19 Response

    Photo by FEMA

    KEY WEST, Fla. (March 29, 2020) – Freedom-class littoral combat ship USS Detroit docks at Naval Air Station Key West’s Truman Harbor during a port visit to conduct emergent repairs. As a protective measure against the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the ship’s crew of 90 will be limited to the base while in Key West in order to protect its people and maintain mission readiness. Navy installations are responsible for keeping airfields, ports, Navy housing, galley services, medical facilities, and utilities open and supporting the fleet, fighters and families. Detroit is deployed to the U.S. Southern Command’s area of responsibility to support Joint Interagency Task Force South’s mission, which includes counter-drug patrols and detection and monitoring of illicit traffic in the Caribbean and Eastern Pacific.

  • <p>NEW YORK (March 29, 2020) &ndash; Lt. Col. Robert Stealey, of the New York Army National Guard, left, briefs Gen. James C. McConville, Chief of Staff of the Army, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York. National Guard soldiers helped to construct a field hospital in the convention center so it can serve as alternative care site as part of New York&rsquo;s multi-agency response to COVID-19.</p>

    New York National Guard Supports Operation COVID-19

    Photo by FEMA

    NEW YORK (March 29, 2020) – Lt. Col. Robert Stealey, of the New York Army National Guard, left, briefs Gen. James C. McConville, Chief of Staff of the Army, at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York. National Guard soldiers helped to construct a field hospital in the convention center so it can serve as alternative care site as part of New York’s multi-agency response to COVID-19.

  • <p>LOS ANGELES (March 29, 2020) &ndash;California Air National Guard personnel from the 146th Airlift Wing assist with retrofitting the Los Angeles Convention Center into a federal medical station. The 146th Airlift Wing has been mobilized to provide humanitarian aid across the state of California in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.</p>

    146th Airlift Wing assists in assembling federal medical stations at Los Angeles Convention Center

    Photo by FEMA

    LOS ANGELES (March 29, 2020) –California Air National Guard personnel from the 146th Airlift Wing assist with retrofitting the Los Angeles Convention Center into a federal medical station. The 146th Airlift Wing has been mobilized to provide humanitarian aid across the state of California in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • <p style="margin-left:0in; margin-right:0in">DETROIT, Mich. (March 29, 2020) &ndash; The Detroit District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers work to construct a large alternate care facility in downtown Detroit after being mission assigned by FEMA. USACE continues to make significant progress across the nation in its efforts to support the FEMA-led response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic.</p>

    Detroit District begins construction on alternate care facility

    Photo by FEMA

    DETROIT, Mich. (March 29, 2020) – The Detroit District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers work to construct a large alternate care facility in downtown Detroit after being mission assigned by FEMA. USACE continues to make significant progress across the nation in its efforts to support the FEMA-led response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic.

  • <p>Queens, NY, March 29, 2020--A commercial carrier landed at John F. Kennedy airport carrying gloves, gowns and masks for distribution in the hardest-hit states battling to care for coronavirus patients. The first plane, funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, will distribute most of the supplies in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. K.C. Wilsey/FEMA</p>

    Personal Protection Equipment Arrives at JFK International Airport

    Photo by Kenneth Wilsey

    Queens, NY, March 29, 2020--A commercial carrier landed at John F. Kennedy airport carrying gloves, gowns and masks for distribution in the hardest-hit states battling to care for coronavirus patients. The first plane, funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency, will distribute most of the supplies in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut. K.C. Wilsey/FEMA

  • <p>FLINT, Mich., March 30, 2020 -- Michigan National Guard members support the distribution of food for Michigan families in need during the state&rsquo;s response to COVID-19 at the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, Flint, Mich., March 30, 2020 (U.S. National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jacob Cessna/released).</p>

    Michigan National Guard to staff Food Banks in four Michigan communities during COVID-19 response

    Photo by FEMA

    FLINT, Mich., March 30, 2020 -- Michigan National Guard members support the distribution of food for Michigan families in need during the state’s response to COVID-19 at the Food Bank of Eastern Michigan, Flint, Mich., March 30, 2020 (U.S. National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jacob Cessna/released).