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STS074-710-083 - STS-074 - Earth observations taken during STS-74 mission

STS074-710-083 - STS-074 - Earth observations taken during STS-74 miss...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observations taken during the STS-74 mission from the space shuttle Atlantis including: Mount Pinatubo, Philippines. Subject Terms: EARTH OBSERVA... more

Volunteers working with the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing's medical civic action program (MEDCAP) team fill prescriptions at the Santa Rosa School. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,300 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Volunteers working with the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing's medical civic ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital P... more

S44-82-032 - STS-044 - Mount Pinatubo Volcano - Post Eruption, Luzon, Philippines

S44-82-032 - STS-044 - Mount Pinatubo Volcano - Post Eruption, Luzon, ...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Mt. Pinatubo on the island of Luzon (15.5N, 120.0E) erupted catastrophically in June 1991 after over 600 years of inactivity. This is the first shuttle ... more

S46-75-079A - STS-046 - Mt. Pinatubo volcano - Post eruption, Luzon, Philippines

S46-75-079A - STS-046 - Mt. Pinatubo volcano - Post eruption, Luzon, P...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Mt. Pinatubo on the island of Luzon (15.0N, 120.0E) erupted catastrophically in June 1991 after over 600 years of inactivity. In this vertical view, the... more

S44-82-033 - STS-044 - Mount Pinatubo Volcano - Post Eruption, Luzon, Philippines

S44-82-033 - STS-044 - Mount Pinatubo Volcano - Post Eruption, Luzon, ...

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Mt. Pinatubo on the island of Luzon (15.5N, 120.0E) erupted catastrophically in June 1991 after over 600 years of inactivity. This is the first shuttle ... more

Marines shovel ash from the roof of base quarters in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Marines shovel ash from the roof of base quarters in the aftermath of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Cubi Point State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Erlinda Gale, wife of an airman at Clark Air Base, Philippines, receives a bowl of soup from a volunteer at the Military Airlift Command terminal during Operation Fiery Vigil. McChord is a stopover for hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents being evacuated from the Philippines after fallen ash from the erruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

Erlinda Gale, wife of an airman at Clark Air Base, Philippines, receiv...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Airmen from the 3rd Equipment Maintenance Squadron work on an MJ-1 weapons loader that was rendered inoperative by the volcanic ash that fell during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Airmen from the 3rd Equipment Maintenance Squadron work on an MJ-1 wea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

A mushroom cloud of ash from Mount Pinatubo billows in the background as a UH-1N Iroquois helicopter from the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing is readied for takeoff during evacuation. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed from the area as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil after more than four inches of fallen ash disrupted base operations

A mushroom cloud of ash from Mount Pinatubo billows in the background ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Stat... more

Marines wash ash off the roof of the Navy Exchange in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Marines wash ash off the roof of the Navy Exchange in the aftermath of...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Cubi Point State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

A U.S. serviceman takes notes on the damage in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The volcano, which came alive for the first time in over 600 years, forced the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts of over 20,000 evacuees from Clark and Naval Station, Subic Bay

A U.S. serviceman takes notes on the damage in the aftermath of Mount ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more

Filipinos walk along Friendship Bridge to Clark Air Base. The bridge was partially washed away by mud flows that resulted from the heavy rains that hit the area after the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Filipinos walk along Friendship Bridge to Clark Air Base. The bridge w...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

The roof of the Prudential Bank and Trust Company is collapsed under the weight of the four inches of volcanic ash that fell as a result of the June 10 eruption of Mount Pinatubo. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed from the area as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil

The roof of the Prudential Bank and Trust Company is collapsed under t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Ser... more

Clouds of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano comes to life for the first time in over 600 years. Mount Pinatubo is forcing the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts during which over 20,000 evacuees will be removed from Clark Air Base, foreground, and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Clouds of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano comes to life fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more

U.S. military personnel and dependents board the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72) during evacuation of Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay. Evacuees are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

U.S. military personnel and dependents board the nuclear-powered aircr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

SSGT James L. Nelson, a crew chief from McChord's 62nd Aircraft Generation Squadron, carries a fuel hose during the refueling of Malaysian airliner during Operation Fiery Vigil. Civilian aircraft are being used to help evacuate hundreds of U.S. Air Force and navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents from the Philippines after fallen ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

SSGT James L. Nelson, a crew chief from McChord's 62nd Aircraft Genera...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

The hangar bay aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72) serves as a temporary shelter for pets of military personnel and dependents being evacuated from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay. Evacuees are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

The hangar bay aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

SGT. Perry A. Hooter of the 3rd Security Police Group checks a moving van at an entry control point. Airmen and their families are being moved off of the base due to the damage caused by the eruption of Mount Pinatubo and the flooding that followed

SGT. Perry A. Hooter of the 3rd Security Police Group checks a moving ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Airmen from the 1369th Audiovisual Flight carry sand bags down to a low-lying area to protect against flooding as the rainy season begins after the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Airmen from the 1369th Audiovisual Flight carry sand bags down to a lo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

A1C Donald L. Thomas, an aerospace ground equipment specialist with the 3rd Equipment Maintenance Squadron, works at a table outside of a collapsed hangar. The hangar collapsed under the weight of the volcanic ash that fell during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

A1C Donald L. Thomas, an aerospace ground equipment specialist with th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Local residents, military personnel and dependents crowd the roadways as they evacuate from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Local residents, military personnel and dependents crowd the roadways ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay stand in line to have records processed aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72). Military personnel and dependents are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay stand in lin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

TSGT Tom Jozwiak, left, of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, talks to A1C Danny DeGuzman of the Filipino air force as they look at the buildup of ash and mud along the Banban River following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

TSGT Tom Jozwiak, left, of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, ta...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

A view of a home in the senior officers housing area, showing the damage caused by the heavy volcanic ash that fell during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

A view of a home in the senior officers housing area, showing the dama...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Richard Armitage, head of the U.S. team negotiating a new base agreement with the Filipino government, is greeted by MGEN William A. Studer, commander, 13th Air Force, upon his arrival at the base. Armitage will tour the base to assess the damage caused by the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Richard Armitage, head of the U.S. team negotiating a new base agreeme...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Flood waters rush along a road and through a drainage ditch in the wake of the heavy rains that hit the area following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Flood waters rush along a road and through a drainage ditch in the wak...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

A Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 (HMH-772) CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopter lifts off from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41). The helicopter is transporting evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, who are being evacuating from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years.

A Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 (HMH-772) CH-53 Sea Stallion he...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Aerial view shows the destroyed fuel systems maintenance dock and aircraft weather shelters after more than four inches of volcanic ash fell as a result of the June 10 eruption of Mount Pinatubo. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed from the area as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil

Aerial view shows the destroyed fuel systems maintenance dock and airc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

Sand bags protect the entrance of the base exchange as a precaution against possible flooding on the base in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Sand bags protect the entrance of the base exchange as a precaution ag...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Airmen from Clark Air Base, Philippines, gather at the Pampanga Agriculture College following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo. The college, which is about 25 miles away from the base, is the designated evacuation center for the essential personnel remaining on the base

Airmen from Clark Air Base, Philippines, gather at the Pampanga Agricu...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pampanga Province Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digita... more

Aircraft weather shelters are collapsed after more than four inches of volcanic ash fell as a result of the June 10 eruption of Mount Pinatubo. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed from the area as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil.

Aircraft weather shelters are collapsed after more than four inches of...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Releas... more

Military personnel prepare to board C-141B Starlifter aircraft after being flown to Travis from Naval Station, Subic Bay and Clark Air Force Base, Republic of the Philippines. The servicemen and women, along with dependents, were evacuated in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The volcano, which erupted for the first time in over 600 years, forced the U.S. military to coordinate Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts to remove more than 20,000 evacuees from the area

Military personnel prepare to board C-141B Starlifter aircraft after b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California(CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

A Filipino man helps LTC James Baker, commander of the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing's civic action program, carry a box of medical supplies into the Santa Rosa School. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,300 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

A Filipino man helps LTC James Baker, commander of the 3rd Tactical Fi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital P... more

Dependents of U.S. military personnel prepare to board the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72) during evacuation of Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay. Evacuees are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Dependents of U.S. military personnel prepare to board the nuclear-pow...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 (HMH-772) CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopter lifts off from the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41). The helicopter is transporting evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, who are being evacuating from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years.

A Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 (HMH-772) CH-53 Sea Stallion he...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Smoke billows from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano erupts for the first time in over 600 years. More than 20,000 evacuees are being removed from the area as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil.

Smoke billows from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano erupts for the first ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mount Pinatubo Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Release Status: Released ... more

The awning of a gas station is collapsed on automobiles under the weight of the four inches of volcanic ash that fell as a result of the June 10 eruption of Mount Pinatubo. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed from the area as a part of the U.S. miltary's Operation Fiery Vigil

The awning of a gas station is collapsed on automobiles under the weig...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis, USAF Releas... more

Military and civilian personnel stop at a distribution point to collect food and water for their trip to Naval Station, Subic Bay, during the evacuation of Clark Air Base. The base is being evacuated following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano which came alive for the first time in over 600 years.

Military and civilian personnel stop at a distribution point to collec...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Steven M. Mcnally Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Vehicles drive along a flooded road as heavy rains inundate the base following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Vehicles drive along a flooded road as heavy rains inundate the base f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Navy personnel aboard the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV-41) serve a meal to evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay. Military personnel and dependents are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano in the Philippines that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Navy personnel aboard the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV-41) serve a ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Midway(CV 41) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

AIRMAN 1ST Class Les Strickland, right, and another airman from the traffic management office, 62nd Aerial Port Squadron, carry children from an American Trans Air airliner during Operation Fiery Vigil. Civilian aircraft are being used to help evacuate hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents from the Philippines after fallen ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

AIRMAN 1ST Class Les Strickland, right, and another airman from the tr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Richard Armitage, head of the U.S. team negotiating a new base agreement with the Filipino government, speaks to members of the media following his arrival at the base. Armitage will tour the base to assess the damage caused by the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Richard Armitage, head of the U.S. team negotiating a new base agreeme...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Mount Pinatubo spews gases and ash into the sky as the volcano erupts for the first time in over 600 years

Mount Pinatubo spews gases and ash into the sky as the volcano erupts ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

TSGT Tom Jozwiak of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, uses a video camera to film the runoff water rushing through a drainage channel. The base, already covered in volcanic ash that fell during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, is now experiencing flooding as a result of the heavy summer rains

TSGT Tom Jozwiak of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, uses a vi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Infants and toddlers sleep in a makeshift nursery at the Military Airlift Command terminal during Operation Fiery Vigil. McChord is a stopover for hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents being evacuated from the Philippines after fallen ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

Infants and toddlers sleep in a makeshift nursery at the Military Airl...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Dependents of U.S. military personnel prepare to board the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72) during evacuation of Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay. Evacuees are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Dependents of U.S. military personnel prepare to board the nuclear-pow...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Filipino movers load furniture and boxes onto their truck as an airman moves out of his home in the Mactan housing area. Airmen and their families are being moved off of the base due to the damage caused by the eruption of Mount Pinatubo and the flooding that followed

Filipino movers load furniture and boxes onto their truck as an airman...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

STAFF SGT. Skinowski, a helicopter flight engineer from the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing, stands by his UH-1N Iroquois helicopter as clouds of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo in the background prior to its eruption. The volcano's activity is forcing the U.S. military to coordinate removal of over 20,000 evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, during Operation Fiery Vigil

STAFF SGT. Skinowski, a helicopter flight engineer from the 3rd Tactic...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Relea... more

U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Frank Wisner receives the United States flag during the base closing ceremony. The closing is taking place in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption, which caused extensive damage to both Clark and Naval Station, Subic Bay, and forced their evacuation during Operation Fiery Vigil

U.S. Ambassador to the Philippines Frank Wisner receives the United St...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more

SSGT Ed Kiefer, a medical technician with the 3rd Medical Group, takes a girl's blood pressure while participating in a medical civic action program (MEDCAP) at the Santa Rosa School. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,300 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

SSGT Ed Kiefer, a medical technician with the 3rd Medical Group, takes...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital P... more

Dependents of U.S. military personnel board a Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 (HMH-772) CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopter on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41). Military families are evacuating the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years.

Dependents of U.S. military personnel board a Marine Heavy Helicopter ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Civilian and military personnel line up for processing during evacuation from the area following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil after more than four inches of fallen ash disrupted base operations

Civilian and military personnel line up for processing during evacuati...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Naval Air Station, Cubi Point State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Roy Allis... more

A woman holds her child and a bag of medical supplies after visiting the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing's medical civic action program (MEDCAP) team at the Santa Rosa Schoo. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,300 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

A woman holds her child and a bag of medical supplies after visiting t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital P... more

Evacuees enter the base fitness center, where they will continue being processed during Operation Fiery Vigil. McChord is a stopover for hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents being evacuated from the Philippines after fallen ash from the erruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

Evacuees enter the base fitness center, where they will continue being...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

U.S. military personnel and dependents board the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72) during evacuation of Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay. Evacuees are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

U.S. military personnel and dependents board the nuclear-powered aircr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Military personnel prepare to board C-141B Starlifter aircraft after being flown to Travis from Naval Station, Subic Bay and Clark Air Force Base, Republic of the Philippines. The servicemen and women, along with dependents, were evacuated in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The volcano, which erupted for the first time in over 600 years, forced the U.S. military to coordinate Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts to remove more than 20,000 evacuees from the area

Military personnel prepare to board C-141B Starlifter aircraft after b...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California(CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Marines shovel ash from the roof of base quarters in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Marines shovel ash from the roof of base quarters in the aftermath of ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Cubi Point State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

Mount Pinatubo spews gases and ash into the sky as the volcano erupts for the first time in over 600 years

Mount Pinatubo spews gases and ash into the sky as the volcano erupts ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Members of McChord's 62nd Mission Support Squadron make final checks on evacuees preparing to depart the Military Airlift Command terminal for the Seattle-Tacoma Airport and the final leg of their trip home. McChord is a stopover, during Operation Fiery Vigil, for hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents and pets being evacuated from the Philippines after fallen ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

Members of McChord's 62nd Mission Support Squadron make final checks o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay settle into their temporary quarters aboard the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41). Military personnel and dependents are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay settle into ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Local residents, military personnel and dependents crowd the roadways as they evacuate from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Local residents, military personnel and dependents crowd the roadways ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

LT. COL. (Dr.) Kelly Drizon of the 3rd Medical Group listens to a girl's breathing while taking part in a medical civic action program (MEDCAP) at the Santa Rosa School. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,3000 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

LT. COL. (Dr.) Kelly Drizon of the 3rd Medical Group listens to a girl...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Dig... more

LT. Delisa Messington, a flight nurse from McChord's 40th Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron, assists Alexandra Barnett, a military dependent who fainted while standing in a processing line at the Military Airlift Command terminal during Operation Fiery Vigil. McChord is a stopover for hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents being evacuated from the Philippines after fallen ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

LT. Delisa Messington, a flight nurse from McChord's 40th Aeromedical ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

A helicopter crew member stands beside his UH-1N Iroquois helicopter as he watches a cloud of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive for the first time in over 600 years. The eruption is causing the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts over 20,000 military and civilian personnel and dependents

A helicopter crew member stands beside his UH-1N Iroquois helicopter a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Relea... more

Women and children stand in line to visit the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing's medical civic action program (MEDCAP) team at the Santa Rosa School. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,300 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Women and children stand in line to visit the 3rd Tactical Fighter Win...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital P... more

Families walk across the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) to board a helicopter as the ship steams to the Philippines island of Cebu during Operation Fiery Vigil. The families were evacuated from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, Philippines, after volcanic ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo covered the two bases and disrupted services

Families walk across the flight deck of the nuclear-powered aircraft c...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Ted Salois Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

Personnel from the station shovel ash in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Personnel from the station shovel ash in the aftermath of the eruption...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station, Cubi Point Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Di... more

TSGT Tom Jozwiak of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, fills sand bags that will be used to protect low-lying areas on the base from flooding as the rainy season begins following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

TSGT Tom Jozwiak of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, fills san...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

SSGT Chris Bator of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, pulls an object from the mud in a flooded area. The base, already covered in volcanic ash that fell during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, is now experiencing flooding as a result of the heavy summer rains

SSGT Chris Bator of Detachment 7, 1369th Audiovisual Flight, pulls an ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

A military dependent makes a phone call after arriving on base following an evacuation flight from the Philippines. The woman is one of over 20,000 evacuees removed from the area during Operation Fiery Vigil in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The volcano erupted for the first time in over 600 years, causing disruption of operations at both Clark Air Force Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay

A military dependent makes a phone call after arriving on base followi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California(CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Military personnel and civilian journalists survey the spot near the Sapang Bato housing area where part of a wall was washed away. The base, already covered in volcanic ash that fell during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, is now experiencing flooding as a result of the heavy summer rains

Military personnel and civilian journalists survey the spot near the S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Clothing provided by the Salvation Army is displayed for evacuees arriving from the Philippines. Civilian and military personnel and their dependents were evacuated from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's volcanic eruption on June 10th. Exact Date Shot Unknown

Clothing provided by the Salvation Army is displayed for evacuees arri...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station Whidbey Island State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Leany Release Status: ... more

The hangar bay aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN 72) serves as a temporary shelter for pets of military personnel and dependents being evacuated from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay. Evacuees are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

The hangar bay aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Clouds of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano comes alive for the first time in over 600 years. Mount Pinatubo is forcing the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts to remove over 20,000 evacuees from Clark Air Base, foreground, and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Clouds of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano comes alive for ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Relea... more

MAJ James MacMillan, a veterinarian with Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Washington, places kennels with small pets on a truck en route to a holding area, where they will be examined and returned to their owners. McChord is a stopover, during Operation Fiery Vigil, for hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents and pets being evacuated from the Philippines after fallen ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

MAJ James MacMillan, a veterinarian with Madigan Army Medical Center, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Dependents of U.S. military personnel board a Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 772 (HMH-772) CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopter on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41). Military families are evacuating the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years.

Dependents of U.S. military personnel board a Marine Heavy Helicopter ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Civilian aircraft crowd the flight line after transporting hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Army personnel, civilian employees and their dependents from the Philippines during Operation Fiery Vigil. Military bases in the Philippines are being evacuated after fallen ash from the druption of Mount Pinatubo collapsed buildings and disrupted base operations.

Civilian aircraft crowd the flight line after transporting hundreds of...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Cynthia Dungca from Angeles City cries during the base closing ceremony. Clark and Naval Station, Subic Bay suffered extensive damage due to volcanic eruption of Mount Pinatubo and were evacuated during Operation Fiery Vigil

Cynthia Dungca from Angeles City cries during the base closing ceremon...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis, USAF Relea... more

Airmen from the 3rd Equipment Maintenance Squadron rinse volcanic ash off the flight line following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Airmen from the 3rd Equipment Maintenance Squadron rinse volcanic ash ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

MASTER SGT. Roman H. Espejo of Customs Section, 3rd Transportation Squadron, inspects boxes of household goods being prepared for shipment. Airmen and their families are being moved off of the base due to the damage caused by the eruption of Mount Pinatubo and the flooding that followed

MASTER SGT. Roman H. Espejo of Customs Section, 3rd Transportation Squ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TECH. SGT. Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay settle into their temporary quarters aboard the aircraft carrier USS MIDWAY (CV 41). Military personnel and dependents are being transported from the area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, a volcano that came alive on June 10th for the first time in over 600 years

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay settle into ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

LT. COL. James Baker, Commander of the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing's civic action program, visits with a family at the Santa Rosa School. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,300 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

LT. COL. James Baker, Commander of the 3rd Tactical Fighter Wing's civ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: LT. COL. James Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Dig... more

Vehicles line an airfield in preparation for shipment as military and civlian personnel and dependents evacuate the area during Operation Fiery Vigil. The evacuation has been prompted by the eruption of Mount Pinatubo, which came to life for the first time in over 600 years. Over 20,000 evacuees are being removed from Clark and Naval Station, Subic Bay, because of the eruption

Vehicles line an airfield in preparation for shipment as military and ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more

Sand bags line the edge of the sidewalk along Fields Avenue just outside the main gate of Clark Air Base. The sand bags are in place as a precaution against possible flooding in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Sand bags line the edge of the sidewalk along Fields Avenue just outsi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Military personnel prepare to board a C-141B Starlifter aircraft after dependents debark following an evacuation flight from the Philippines. Over 20,000 evacuees were removed from the area during Operation Fiery Vigil in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The volcano erupted for the first time in over 600 years, causing disruption of operations at both Clark Air Force Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Military personnel prepare to board a C-141B Starlifter aircraft after...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Travis Air Force Base State: California(CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator:... more

Mount Pinatubo spews gases and ash into the sky as the volcano erupts for the first time in over 600 years

Mount Pinatubo spews gases and ash into the sky as the volcano erupts ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An airman from the 3rd Civil Engineering Squadron uses a front-end loader to clear volcanic ash from the streets of a family housing area. The ash fell on the base during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

An airman from the 3rd Civil Engineering Squadron uses a front-end loa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Ash covers the base in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The volcano, which came alive for the first time in over 600 years, forced the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts during which over 20,000 evacuees were removed from Clark Air Base, foreground, and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Ash covers the base in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more

Ash covers the base in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The volcano, which came alive for the first time in over 600 years, forced the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts and remove over 20,000 evacuees will be removed from Clark and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Ash covers the base in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's eruption. The...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more

Volcanic ash blankets a home and automobile in the base housing area in the aftermath of the eruption of Mount Pinatubo. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed from the area as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil when more than four inches of fallen ash disrupted operations at Clark and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Volcanic ash blankets a home and automobile in the base housing area i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Stat... more

LTC (Dr.) Kelly Drizon of the 3rd Medical Group examines a girl's throat while taking part in a medical civic action program (MEDCAP) at the Santa Rosa School. The school is being used as a clinic for more than 1,300 evacuees who have fled the mudslides and flooding caused by heavy rains that fell following the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

LTC (Dr.) Kelly Drizon of the 3rd Medical Group examines a girl's thro...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Florida Blanca Country: Philippines Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital P... more

Leroy Neva, a volunteer from Tacoma, Wash, mans the Salvation Army's free clothing distribution booth outside the Military Airlift Command terminal during Operation Fiery Vigil. McChord is a stopover for hundreds of U.S. Air Force and Navy personnel, civilian employees and their dependents being evacuated from the Philippines after fallen ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo collapesed buildings and disrupted operations on military bases.

Leroy Neva, a volunteer from Tacoma, Wash, mans the Salvation Army's f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mcchord Air Force Base State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America(USA) Scene Camera Operator: STAFF SGT. Tony Lambert Release Statu... more

The roof of the Cubi Point chapel is collapsed from the weight of four inches of volcanic ash that fell following the June 10 eruption of Mount Pinatubo. More than 20,000 evacuees have been removed from the area as a part of the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil

The roof of the Cubi Point chapel is collapsed from the weight of four...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Naval Station, Subic Bay State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release St... more

Filipino workers clear volcanic ash from a drainage ditch in anticipation of the upcoming rainy season. The ash was deposited during the eruption of Mount Pinatubo

Filipino workers clear volcanic ash from a drainage ditch in anticipat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, disembark from a commercial aircraft following their arrival on base. Civilian and military personnel and dependents are being evacuated from the Philippine bases in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's volcanic eruption on June 10th

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, disembark f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station Whidbey Island State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Leany Release Status: ... more

Clouds of smoke from Mount Pinatubo descend upon Clark Air Base as the volcano erupts for the first time in over 600 years. Over 20,000 evacuees are being removed from the area during the U.S. military's Operation Fiery Vigil.

Clouds of smoke from Mount Pinatubo descend upon Clark Air Base as the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines(PHL) Scene Camera Operator: STAFF SGT. Ron Alvey Release... more

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, disembark from a commercial aircraft following their arrival on base. Civilian and military personnel and dependents are being evacuated from the Philippine bases in the aftermath of Mount Pinatubo's volcanic eruption on June 10th

Evacuees from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, disembark f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Station Whidbey Island State: Washington(WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Leany Release Status: ... more

Dr. Christopher Newhall of the U.S. Geological Survey joins Art Daag and Bellia Tubianosa of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology as the three gather rock and soil samples from Mount Pinatubo in the aftermath of its eruption. The volcano, which came alive for the first time in over 600 years, forced the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts during which over 20,000 evacuees will be removed from Clark Air Base, foreground, and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Dr. Christopher Newhall of the U.S. Geological Survey joins Art Daag a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more

Families wait to board a helicopter aboard the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) as the ship steams to the Philippines island of Cebu during Operation Fiery Vigil. The families were evacuated from Clark Air Base and Naval Station, Subic Bay, Philippines, after volcanic ash from the eruption of Mount Pinatubo covered the two bases and disrupted services

Families wait to board a helicopter aboard the nuclear-powered aircraf...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Ted Salois Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servi... more

Clouds of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano comes to life for the first time in over 600 years. Mount Pinatubo is forcing the U.S. military to conduct Operation Fiery Vigil evacuation efforts during which over 20,000 evacuees will be removed from Clark Air Base, foreground, and Naval Station, Subic Bay

Clouds of ash pour from Mount Pinatubo as the volcano comes to life fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: FIERY VIGIL Base: Clark Air Base State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Val Gempis Release Sta... more