Special-Purpose MAGTF Africa 13 participates in National Night Out

9 Aug 2013 |

Cpl. Jonathan Kirkman, a warehouse clerk with Special-Purpose Marine Air-Ground Task Force Africa 13, demonstrates the resilience of riot gear while a local child strikes him with batons at the National Night Out event aboard Naval Air Station Sigonella, Italy, Aug. 6, 2013. Marines and sailors with Special-Purpose MAGTF Africa participated in the event with a static display of weapons, both lethal and non-lethal. Special-Purpose MAGTF Africa continues to build relationships with the community while simultaneously strengthening U.S. Africa Command and U.S. Marine Corps Forces Africa’s ability to assist partner nations in addressing security challenges in the region. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by 1stLt Tatiana Zappardino/Released)
Special-Purpose MAGTF Africa 13 participates in National Night Out