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The wildfire then swept toward the historic town of Lahaina, Hawaii, where Perry and his wife had lived for seven years.
By Zamone Perez
Marines have made two KC-130J Super Hercules flights to Maui to transport people and supplies in response to deadly wildfires on the island.
Guard and active duty troops are providing air and sea lift of cargo, fire suppression as needed and setting up supply staging areas on Maui and Oahu.
The Hawaii National Guard, U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers are already on the ground but Hawaii needs to formally request a larger force.
By AP Staff