Brig. Gen. John Bullard speaks to Marine families that
Brig. Gen. John Bullard speaks to Marine families that have been evacuated to Paige Field House on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Calif., May14, 2014 due to the southern California wildfires. The Tomahawk fire, in the northeast section of Camp Pendleton has burned more than 6,000 acres forcing evacuations of housing areas on base and various schools both on and off base. Aircraft from 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing and the Camp Pendleton Fire Department worked in coordination with CALFIRE to prevent fires from spreading off base. Marine officials are coordinating with CALFIRE for the further use of military aircraft pending the wildfire status within San Diego County.