Images: US service members, Thai students break language barriers [Image 3 of 11]
Photo by Cpl. Adam Miller
U.S. Navy Lt. Ryan Williams pushes Prae, 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. Prae is an 8 year old, 2nd grade student at the school. Williams is a chaplain with 3rd Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment. 3rd Battalion, 1st Marines is attached to 4th Marines, 3rd Marine Division, III Marine Expeditionary Force, as part of the Marine Corps’ unit deployment program.
Date Posted:02.13.2014 19:13
Location:BAN CHAN KREM, TH
Hometown:PROVO, UT, US