Images: Wing band inspires public on Independence Day [Image 4 of 5]
Photo by Cpl. Scott L. Tomaszycki
The 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band played at Lawson Creek Park during a free Independence Day concert in New Bern, N.C., July 4, 2013. Chief Warrant Officer 3 Ben Bartholomew, director and officer in charge of the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band, conducts the band during the Independence Day concert. Hundreds of community members attended the event. Jim Leroy, a Marine veteran who served 12 years during the 1970s, said he was glad to see the Marines entertaining those they serve and protect. He also enjoyed the experience with his son, Lance Cpl. Christopher Leroy, a motor transportation mechanic currently serving with 1st Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment.
Date Posted:07.10.2013 16:16
Location:NEW BERN, NC, US