Images: Air Cav crew chief uses mother's good fortune to move to U.S.
Photo by Sgt. Alun Thomas
Spc. Opeyemi Akinwumi, from Wylie, Texas, a crew chief in Company C, 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, 1st Cavalry Division, tightens the panels on the tail of an AH-64D Apache attack helicopter, here. Akinwumi emigrated to the U.S. from Nigeria in 2005 after his mother won a green card lottery five years earlier, allowing both to become naturalized citizens.
Date Posted:12.05.2009 05:22
Location:CAMP TAJI, IQ