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2nd Tanks welcomes honorary member

Lance Cpl. Matthew Pickett teaches Nik Cela about the tank commander's position in the M1A2 Abrams tank, August 26, 2013. Cela, from Staten Island, N.Y., spent a day with Marines with Charlie Company, 2nd Tank Battalion, 2nd Marine Division. He suffers from cystic fibrosis, and has always wanted to ride on a tank. He was surprised by his mother and the Marines of 2nd Tank Battalion with the opportunity to ride a tank and become an honorary member of Charlie Company. Pickett is a tank driver with Charlie Company, and Bossier City, La., native.



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This work, 2nd Tanks welcomes honorary member [Image 5 of 5], by SSgt Steve Cushman, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.26.2013

Date Posted:09.09.2013 13:57

Photo ID:1013285

VIRIN:130826-M-BQ183-043

Resolution:3996x2664

Size:4.56 MB

Location:CAMP LEJEUNE, NC, USGlobe

Hometown:BOSSIER CITY, LA, US

Hometown:STATEN ISLAND, NY, US

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