Who Is The Cajun Navy? They Helped During Hurricane Harvey
On Sunday, as news of rising waters and ongoing devastation in Texas following Hurricane Harvey continued to make the rounds on social media, one image started to stand out. A line of trucks, all of which were towing a boat, were headed to Texas. The Cajun Navy had mobilized and were on their way to do their part in the ongoing rescue effort.
The boats in question aren’t your typical naval boats and the Cajun Navy isn’t your typical navy. They are good-hearted folks from Louisiana who strike out in their fishing boats, their hunting boats, their shallow draft duck hunting boats, their airboats and their canoes and kayaks to rescue those in need of rescuing. The groups origins trace back to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, but they became more of a well-known, officially branded organization following Louisiana’s “Great Flood of 2016.”
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