Army Ready -- Hurricane Ike
Photo Credit: Sgt. Michael B. Krieg
Following torrential rainfall from the remnants of Hurricane Ike, the Indiana National Guard helped evacuate people from the flooded community of Munster, Ind., Sept. 14. Staff Sgt. Travis Hackett with the 738th Medical Company of Monticello, Ind., assisted by a member of the Munster Fire Department, navigated the dark and slippery stairwells of a flooded nursing home. More than 150 patients were evacuated from the Munster Medical Inn and sent to neighboring hospitals.
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