October 2008

Marine Reservists Use Skills to Help Peruvians

Volume 91, Issue 10

During July, leathernecks from Marine Wing Support Squadron 472 (-) out of Naval Air Station, Joint Reserve Base Willow Grove, Pa.; Detachment "Alpha," MWSS-472 out of Wyoming, Pa.; and Det "Bravo" out of Chicopee, Mass., neared completion of a schoolhouse in San Jose and a medical clinic in Yanamilla, located in the Ayacucho region of Peru. Their efforts were a part of New Horizons-Peru 2008, an annual U.S. Southern Commandsponsored program designed to bring humanitarian assistance to Latin American and Caribbean nations.

If you are an MCA&F Member

Click here to login and view all Leatherneck and Marine Corps Gazette articles

OR Join the MCA&F to continue reading

By becoming a member of the Marine Corps Association & Foundation, you gain access to the entire library of articles from Leatherneck Magazine and the Marine Corps Gazette. Click here to sign up online and continue reading this article