JTF-HD help deliver vaccines to needy children
Photo Credit: Mr Darrell Ames (USARPAC)
Army Spc. Brandon Crow, Salem, Ark. and Pfc. Jacob Venechuk, Portage, Wis. load boxes of vaccine into U.S. Coast Guard aircraft bound for Guam. The vaccine delivery, a joint venture featuring Joint Task Force Homeland Defense (JTF-HD); Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC); U.S. Army Medical Command; Hawaiian Airlines; and the U.S. Coast Guard, is part of a program referred to as the 'United States/Pacific Islands (US/PI) Vaccine Program. Thousands of dollars worth of excess vaccines are distributed each year to needy children and others in the JTF-HD Joint Operations Area (JOA). (Official Department of Defense photo by Darrell D. Ames)
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