Category: Deployment

The First 8 Days…Mark Foster

Mark Foster is retiring on November 30th, 2023.  He has written a book called “The First Eight Days at Ground Zero.”  It is available here in PDF format.  The First Eight Days…  

Hurricane Florence Type III Deployment

On Wednesday, 9/19/18, 45 members of our MA-TF1 taskforce returned home from Virginia. The Massachusetts Urban Search and Rescue Team was deployed on Sept. 11 to Virginia to assist with the response to Hurricane Florence. …

Hurricane Irma Deployment

MA-TF1 deployed a Canine and Logistics MRP Team as well as single members Federal assets to assist in rescue efforts during Hurricane Irma, September 2017.