Images: US service members, Thai students break language barriers [Image 4 of 11]
Photo by Cpl. Adam Miller
Thai elementary school children, Petty Officer 2nd Class Brittany L. Jones and Lance Cpl. Gabriayle Lowe play on the school’s slide Feb. 11 at the Wut Khun Song elementary school near Ban Chan Krem, Kingdom of Thailand during Exercise Cobra Gold 2014. The purpose of the community relations event was to have U.S. Marines and sailors teach the elementary students English, play games and share parts of their culture while also learning about the Thai culture in the process. Jones is a hospital corpsman with Combat Logistics Battalion 4, Combat Logistics Regiment 3, 3rd Marine Logistics Group, III Marine Expeditionary Force. Lowe is a water support technician with the same unit. Cobra Gold is a Thai-U.S. co-sponsored exercise. This year marks the 181st year of a strong and enduring relationship between the two nations.
Date Posted:02.13.2014 19:12
Location:BAN CHAN KREM, TH
Hometown:AUSTINTOWN, OH, US