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Kenyan immigrant joined Marine Corps after being saved from plane crash, traveling world

Lance Corporal Douglas O. Ongiyo, a financial resource management analyst with Headquarters Battalion, 1st Marine Division, learns land navigation during Desert Fire Exercise here, May 6. Ongiyo, a 27-year-old native of Kenya, speaks nine languages and holds a bachelor’s degree in aeronautical engineering from Western Michigan University. He was rescued by Marines from a plane crash in Somalia when he was 15 years old.



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This work, Kenyan immigrant joined Marine Corps after being saved from plane crash, traveling world [Image 1 of 3], by Sgt Jacob Harrer, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.06.2012

Date Posted:05.25.2012 15:27

Photo ID:588289

VIRIN:120506-M-XZ121-143

Resolution:5184x3456

Size:5.92 MB

Location:MARINE CORPS AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA, USGlobe

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