Kentucky National Guardsmen playing role of Santa’s helpers for storm victims

Soldiers from the 1123rd Sapper Company are wearing Santa hats as they deliver supplies to storm victims, which the guard says are "leadership-approved"

MAYFIELD, Ky. (WTVQ) – Soldiers with the Kentucky National Guard’s 1123rd Sapper Company are checking on storm victims and delivering basic supplies like food and water in hard hit areas of western Kentucky.

The soldiers are also doing welfare checks in storm-ravaged areas like Mayfield.

The soldiers are wearing Santa hats to bring some extra holiday spirit to places that really need it.  The guard did note, the Santa hats are “leadership-approved.”

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Photo courtesy: Kentucky National Guard

Ky Guard Mayfield

Photo courtesy: Kentucky National Guard

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Photo courtesy: Kentucky National Guard

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