Vigilant Guard tests Homeland Response Force mission
Photo Credit: Spc. Elizabeth Pentildea
In this image, released by Joint Task Force 71 (Maneuver Enhancement Brigade), Guardsmen from Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky and Louisiana come together for Vigilant Guard at Camp Gruber, April 15-17, 2013. The event tested the emergency response capabilities of each state while conducting the Homeland Response Force mission, led by JTF-71 (MEB) of Round Rock, Texas. Training scenarios like this one enhanced interstate coordination and ensure a prepared response plan in the event of a real life emergency.
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