Marines Volunteer for Community Cleanup

Marines Volunteer for Community Cleanup

Marines work together with members of the community to shovel trash into a bulldozer during community cleanup event in Twentynine Palms, Calif., Nov. 6, 2015. Photo by LCpl Thomas Mudd.

TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif. (November 12, 2015) – Marines from 1st Tank Battalion and Marine Corps Communication-Electronics School volunteered in a cleanup at a location the city of Twentynine Palms, Calif., reported as an illegal dump site, Nov. 6, 2015.

Approximately 20 Marines worked with members of the city throughout the morning cleaning the area in an effort to help the community. According to Larry Bowden, city superintendent, city of Twentynine Palms, the Marines helped move approximately 25,000 pounds of garbage from the site.

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