Images: Coming of Age In the Corps
Photo by Lance Cpl. Uriel Avendano
Yuma-based Lance Cpl. Yesenia Rios (right), now a Marine Aircraft Group 13 Headquarters supply clerk and a native of Pomona, Calif., grew up in a tight knit family of five. Her new Marine Corps family has kept the homesickness at bay. Lance Cpl. Christine Keaney (left), a MAG-13 intelligence specialist and native of Braintree, Mass., recalls her first impression of Rios as someone who was quiet, but kind, motivated and game to whatever the Corps had to offer.
Date Posted:02.02.2013 00:50
Location:YUMA, AZ, US
Hometown:BRAINTREE, MA, US
Hometown:POMONA, CA, US
Hometown:TWENTYNINE PALMS, CA, US