Marine Barracks Washington, D.C.


Marine Barracks Washington, D.C.

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February, 2013

Marine Barracks Washington, D.C. welcomes future Marine Corps mascot February 15, 2013 —  Marine Barracks Washington, D.C., received the future Marine Corps mascot, Chesty, Feb. 14.   Chesty, a 9-week-old pedigree English bulldog is soon to become the next Marine Corps mascot after the completion of an obedience training school with a ceremony scheduled for March 29.  Chesty had the honor of meeting Bonnie Amos, wife of Gen. James F. MORE
Festus native selected to go to Super Bowl XLVII February 1, 2013 — Sgt. Bobby Kling, a native of Festus, Mo., was selected to attend Super Bowl XLVII, where the Baltimore Ravens will face off against the San Francisco 49ers in New Orleans, Feb. 3.The United Service Organizations chose a servicemember from each branch of the military to represent their respective branches at the NFL’s championship game in an MORE