Ailing teen becomes a Soldier for a day
Photo Credit: Mary M. Rall/U.S. Army Alaska PAO
Spc. Jeffrey Slaughter, B Company, 152nd Aviation Regiment, Task Force 49, observes Army training lands with 15-year-old Kayla Colyer-Platzer, while sitting in the rear of a CH-47 Chinook June 15 during an Army orientation flight. The flight was offered as a part of “Soldier for a day” activities for the youth, who is battling Hodgkin’s disease.
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