Military journalists deploy to Carolinas for Florence relief efforts

Posted at 3:48 PM, Sep 14, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-14 17:40:19-04

Military journalists from Fort Hood deployed to the Carolinas to help with relief efforts of tropical storm Florence.

According to Col. Myles Caggins III, 15 military journalists from the 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment deployed on Thursday. The journalists will help with escorting media and putting out stories for local media about situations on the ground.

They have also been given preparatory order for military police, chemical response soldiers as well as a small medical team to potentially deploy to the Carolinas due to Florence.

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