Fairfax Rescue Team in Action in Japan

Check out images of the Fairfax Search and Rescue Team searching for survivors in Japan.

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Mark Plunkett, a member of the Fairfax County Search and Rescue team provides an update for team members via radio as they look for survivors in downtown Ofunato following an 8.9-magnitude earthquake, which triggered a devastating tsunami through this Japanese coastal city.
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Rex Strickland, center, operations chief of the Fairfax County Urban Search and Rescue Team conducts a preparedness brief with his team.
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A member of the Fairfax County Urban Search and Rescue Team pushes aside furniture and ruble while looking for survivors, here, following an 8.9-magnitude earthquake, which triggered a devastating tsunami through this Japanese coastal city.
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Members of the Fairfax County Urban Fire and Rescue Team head into downtown Ofunato to search for survivors following an 8.9-magnitude earthquake, which triggered a devastating tsunami through this Japanese coastal city.
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A member of the Fairfax County Urban Search and Rescue Team pries open a door, here, while looking for survivors following an 8.9-magnitude earthquake, which triggered a devastating tsunami through this Japanese coastal city.
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A member of the Fairfax County, Va., Urban Search and Rescue team meets with the Mayor of Ofunato, Japan, prior to beginning search-and-rescue operations here.
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A member of the Fairfax County Urban Search and Rescue Team searches under debris in a downtown business following an 8.9-magnitude earthquake, which triggered a devastating tsunami through this Japanese coastal city.
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