ALCSGAbraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group
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31 in the United States), the ALCSG has been involved in transporting food, water, medical supplies and medical teams to remote areas on the west coast of Aceh--the epicenter of the disaster and the region of the world most devastated by the earthquake and subsequent tsunami.
The ALCSG is also conducting much-needed damage assessment flights, assisting various NGO's in their humanitarian mission, and heading the rapidly expanding international military team that is assembling to assist the Indonesian government in the distribution of aid.
The team of Supply Corps officers and enlisted ratings within the ALCSG have been heavily involved in operations ashore and afloat, assisting in logistics planning with Joint Task Force 536 in Uhtapao, Thailand, building hundreds of box-lunches for relief workers, manually moving material from trucks to helos in Banda Aceh, expediting relief supplies, coordinating logistics with the Strike Group and other Navy elements, and helping distribute potable water.