COVID-19 Moment of Silence

Major General Roger L. Cloutier Jr., The U.S. Army Africa Commanding General, explains the purpose of the Moment of Silence U.S. Army Garrison Italy participated in this afternoon to recognize all those fallen due to COVID-19. Subscribe to Dr. Justin Imel, Sr. by Email Transcript So the purpose of this event was to memorialize the […]

Sailors Aboard USNS Comfort Prepare to Deploy

Sailors aboard the hospital ship USNS Comfort (T-AH 20) prepare to deploy in support of the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore-based hospitals to focus their efforts on COVID-19 cases. One of the Department of Defense’s missions is Defense […]

First Patients Board USNS Mercy

LOS ANGELES (March 29, 2020)–The first patients arrive aboard the Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Mercy (T-AH 19) March 29. Mercy deployed in support of the nation’s COVID-19 response efforts, and will serve as a referral hospital for non-COVID-19 patients currently admitted to shore-based hospitals. This allows shore base hospitals to focus their efforts […]