Hurricane Katrina - Military presence
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National Guard troops struggled to help victims and maintain order in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Sergeant Jerome Butler (right), Sergeant James Epley (center), and Sergeant James Cooper of the Army National Guard unit from Slocomb, Ala., made their way down Washington Avenue in Ocean Springs, Miss., Friday. Guard units from all over were arriving to provide aid and comfort.
National Guard troops struggled to help victims and maintain order in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Sergeant Jerome Butler (right), Sergeant James Epley (center), and Sergeant James Cooper of the Army National Guard unit from Slocomb, Ala., made their way down Washington Avenue in Ocean Springs, Miss., Friday. Guard units from all over were arriving to provide aid and comfort.
(AP Photo)