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Team Andersen recovers from Typhoon Dolphin

Destructive winds topple a tree in base housing May 16, 2015, on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The island was hit by Typhoon Dolphin, causing damage and power outages throughout the entire island. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Destructive winds topple a tree in base housing May 15, 2015, on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. The island was hit by Typhoon Dolphin, causing damage and power outages throughout the entire island. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen from the 36th Civil Engineer Squadron remove debris left in the wake of Typhoon Dolphin, May 19, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in the week long clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 16. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Smoot

Airmen from the 36th Civil Engineer Squadron remove debris left in the wake of Typhoon Dolphin, May 19, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in the week long clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 15. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Smoot/Released)

Senior Airman Isaac Elmore spots Staff Sgt. Christian Kucharski as he loads palm leaves into a 20-ton dump truck May 19, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Elmore and Kucharski, both pavement and ground operators from the 36th Civil Engineer Squadron, were part of a crew tasked to clean-up debris caused by Typhoon Dolphin. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Smoot)

Senior Airman Isaac Elmore spots Staff Sgt. Christian Kucharski as he loads palm leaves into a 20-ton dump truck May 19, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Elmore and Kucharski, both pavement and ground operators from the 36th Civil Engineer Squadron, were part of a crew tasked to clean-up debris caused by Typhoon Dolphin. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Joshua Smoot/Released)

Staff Sgt. Matthew McClellon, 644th Combat Communications Squadron client systems technician, loads debris into a truck bed during the week long clean-up efforts May 20, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 16. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Morris/Released)

Staff Sgt. Matthew McClellon, 644th Combat Communications Squadron client systems technician, loads debris into a truck bed during the week long clean-up efforts May 20, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 15. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Morris/Released)

Staff Sgt. Remington Finney (left), 2nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., and Tech. Sgt. Kevin Wulf, 644th Combat Communications Squadron, lift a large piece of lumber into the back of a dump truck at Tarague Beach on Andersen AFB, Guam, May 21, 2015.  Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin. (U.S. Air Force photo by Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Staff Sgt. Remington Finney (left), 2nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron from Barksdale Air Force Base, La., and Tech. Sgt. Kevin Wulf, 644th Combat Communications Squadron, lift a large piece of lumber into the back of a dump truck at Tarague Beach on Andersen AFB, Guam, May 21, 2015. Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin. (U.S. Air Force photo by Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen from squadrons across the base move a pile of debris during base clean-up May 21, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians participated in the clean-up to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island of Guam May 16, causing damage and power outages throughout the entire island. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen from squadrons across the base move a pile of debris during base clean-up May 21, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians participated in the clean-up to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island of Guam May 15, causing damage and power outages throughout the entire island. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen from squadrons across the base move a pile of debris during base clean-up May 21, 2015 at Tarague Beach, Guam. Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians participated in the clean-up to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 16. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen from squadrons across the base move a pile of debris during base clean-up May 21, 2015 at Tarague Beach, Guam. Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians participated in the clean-up to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 15. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen from squadrons across the base move a pile of debris during base clean-up May 21, 2015, at Tarague Beach, on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam.  Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians participated in the clean-up to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 16. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen from squadrons across the base move a pile of debris during base clean-up May 21, 2015, at Tarague Beach, on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians participated in the clean-up to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 15. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Alexa Ann Henderson/Released)

Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians across the base helped clean-up debris caused by Typhoon Dolphin May 20, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base. On May 16, the island was hit by Typhoon Dolphin, causing substantial damage and power outages throughout the entire island. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Morris/Released)

Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians across the base helped clean-up debris caused by Typhoon Dolphin May 20, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base. On May 15, the island was hit by Typhoon Dolphin, causing substantial damage and power outages throughout the entire island. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Morris/Released)

Staff Sgt. Chelsea Mitchell, 644th Combat Communications Squadron cyber systems operator, tosses a coconut into her hand during the week long clean-up efforts May 20, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 16. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Morris/Released)
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Staff Sgt. Chelsea Mitchell, 644th Combat Communications Squadron cyber systems operator, tosses a coconut into her hand during the week long clean-up efforts May 20, 2015, at Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. Andersen personnel including 36th Wing Airmen, Guam National Guard and Reserves, and Andersen Army and Navy tenant units participated in clean-up efforts to recover from Typhoon Dolphin, which hit the island May 15. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Amanda Morris/Released)

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam -- Airmen, Soldiers, Sailors and civilians across Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, helped clean-up debris caused by Typhoon Dolphin that hit the island May 15, 2015. The typhoon caused damage and power outages throughout the entire island.

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