Helping in Panama

By Air Force Master Sgt. Terry BartonJanuary 2, 2007

Sgt. Sandro Soler (left) and Tech. Sgt. Vincent Codispoti support Cpl. Jason Padgett as he carries a baby suffering from respiratory problems up a hill in Cocle, Panama. The team safely evacuated the baby from a village cut off from other forms of transportation by the recent flooding.
1 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Sandro Soler (left) and Tech. Sgt. Vincent Codispoti support Cpl. Jason Padgett as he carries a baby suffering from respiratory problems up a hill in Cocle, Panama. The team safely evacuated the baby from a village cut off from other forms of transportation by the recent flooding. (Photo Credit: Air Force Master Sgt. Terry Barton) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chief Warrant Officer David Doig (right) and Tech. Sgt. Vincent Codispoti (beside him), unload relief supplies from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter in Cocle.
2 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chief Warrant Officer David Doig (right) and Tech. Sgt. Vincent Codispoti (beside him), unload relief supplies from a CH-47 Chinook helicopter in Cocle. (Photo Credit: Air Force Master Sgt. Terry Barton) VIEW ORIGINAL
An aerial view of some of the mudslides.
3 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – An aerial view of some of the mudslides. (Photo Credit: Air Force Master Sgt. Terry Barton) VIEW ORIGINAL
A man and his family in Cocle seek assistance from the flooding and landslides that destroyed parts of the village.
4 / 4 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A man and his family in Cocle seek assistance from the flooding and landslides that destroyed parts of the village. (Photo Credit: Air Force Master Sgt. Terry Barton) VIEW ORIGINAL