Weekend Extra - November 18, 2012

26th MEU Responds To Hurricane Sandy

Marines and sailors of the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) step off a landing craft utility vehicle onto the shore of Breezy Point, a small coastal community in New York City, Nov. 9, 2012. The Marines and sailors of the 26th MEU partnered with the 8th Engineer Support Battalion, 2nd Marine Logistics Group, II Marine Expeditionary Force as well as the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the National Guard in order to clear debris from walkways and public spaces in order to help the residents of New York City recover from the devastation caused by Hurricane Sandy as soon as possible. (Photo by Cpl Bryan Nygaard.)