VIDEO: Navy Delivers Food, Water To Texans

Published on September 6, 2017 by Nicholas Hoffman
SILSBEE, Texas (Sept. 2, 2017) – A detachment from the Vanguard of Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron (HM) 14 transports thousands of Meals-Ready-to-Eat (MREs) and bottled water from Beaumont to Silsbee in support of Hurricane Harvey relief. U.S. Fleet Forces Command sent personnel and assets to bolster Northern Command’s support of FEMA’s assistance to federal, state and local authorities ongoing relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Harvey formed in the Gulf of Mexico and made landfall in southeastern Texas, bringing record flooding and destruction to the region. (U.S. Navy Video by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Christopher Lindahl/Released) 170902-N-KL846-001