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Marines host youngsters' field trip to Cherry Point flight line

Students, teachers and chaperones find shade underneath a wing of a KC-130J Hercules transport plane, during a visit to Marine Corps Air Station Cherry Point Sept. 26. Twenty-eight students from St. Paul Catholic School in nearby New Bern, N.C., took a field trip to the air station to visit the Hercules squadron and Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 467. “This is what I call real education,” said Bill Rogers, the student’s fifth-grade teacher, who knows a little bit about the military himself as a reserve lieutenant colonel in the Army National Guard. “At this age, when these kids get to see jets, helicopters and Marines, it can really set with them.”



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This work, Marines host youngsters' field trip to Cherry Point flight line [Image 4 of 11], by Sgt Tyler J. Bolken, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:09.26.2012

Date Posted:10.03.2012 17:57

Photo ID:675674

VIRIN:120926-M-XK427-013

Resolution:4610x3074

Size:3.04 MB

Location:HAVELOCK, NC, USGlobe

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