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Army Soldiers prepare for the flight to California as Airmen with the 97th Operations Support Squadron and the 58th Airlift Squadron make final preparations after loading an Army emergency response vehicle onto a C-17 Globemaster III Oct. 24 in San Antonio. The Soldiers and emergency response vehicle are being airlifted to California to help support personnel battling the wildfires. Members of the 97th OSS and the 58th AS, as well as the C-17 are from Altus Air Force Base, Okla. The Army Soldiers and equipment are from U.S. Army North based at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Larry A. Simmons)

Army Soldiers prepare for the flight to California as Airmen with the 97th Operations Support Squadron and the 58th Airlift Squadron make final preparations after loading an Army emergency response vehicle onto a C-17 Globemaster III Oct. 24 in San Antonio. The Soldiers and emergency response vehicle are being airlifted to California to help support personnel battling the wildfires. Members of the 97th OSS and the 58th AS, as well as the C-17 are from Altus Air Force Base, Okla. The Army Soldiers and equipment are from U.S. Army North based at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Larry A. Simmons)

Mike Gomez ties down an Army emergency response vehicle onto a C-17 Globemaster III Oct. 24 at San Antonio. Soldiers and the emergency response vehicle are being airlifted to California to help support personnel battling the wildfires. Mr. Gomez is an aircraft freight loader assigned to Kelly USA in San Antonio. The Army Soldiers and equipment are from U.S. Army North based at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Larry A. Simmons)

Mike Gomez ties down an Army emergency response vehicle onto a C-17 Globemaster III Oct. 24 at San Antonio. Soldiers and the emergency response vehicle are being airlifted to California to help support personnel battling the wildfires. Mr. Gomez is an aircraft freight loader assigned to Kelly USA in San Antonio. The Army Soldiers and equipment are from U.S. Army North based at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Larry A. Simmons)

Members of the 97th Operations Support Squadron and the 58th Airlift Squadron load Soldiers and an Army emergency response vehicle onto a C-17 Globemaster III Oct. 24 at San Antonio. The emergency response vehicle is being airlifted to California to help support personnel battle the wildfires. Members of the 97th OSS and the 58th AS, as well as the C-17 are from Altus Air Force Base, Okla. The Army Soldiers and equipment are from U.S. Army North based at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Larry A. Simmons)

Members of the 97th Operations Support Squadron and the 58th Airlift Squadron load Soldiers and an Army emergency response vehicle onto a C-17 Globemaster III Oct. 24 at San Antonio. The emergency response vehicle is being airlifted to California to help support personnel battle the wildfires. Members of the 97th OSS and the 58th AS, as well as the C-17 are from Altus Air Force Base, Okla. The Army Soldiers and equipment are from U.S. Army North based at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Larry A. Simmons)

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