Images: Marine Helicopter Raid at Eisenhower Park - Fleet Week New York [Image 3 of 3]
Cpl. Will Liptak, a Mentor, Ohio, native, poses for a photo with Anahy Torres, holding his rifle and wearing his helmet. Liptak, a riflemen, was part of the Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force New York helicopter assault raid demonstration at Eisenhower Park, May 26. The raid is a part of several events conducted during Fleet Week New York. Fleet Week is an opportunity for Marines, sailors and coast guardsmen to show the people of New York who the Marine, Navy and Coast Guard team are, what they do, and how committed they are to serving this country. Twenty-one U.S. and coalition ships and more than 6,000 troops will participate in the 25th anniversary of Fleet Week New York, a celebration of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812, May 23-30.
Date Posted:05.26.2012 19:42
Location:EAST MEADOW, NY, US
Hometown:MENTOR, OH, US