Army North team donates turkeys for Thanksgiving

By Sgt. Lee Ezzell, Army North PAONovember 27, 2013

SAN ANTONIO - Louise Rivera (center left) and her grandson, Juan, along with Soldiers from Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), and Angelica Castillo (far right) came together Nov. 20 as the Soldiers and civilians of Army North donated food for the Pershing Elementary School Turkey give-away. Juan is a first-grade student at Pershing and Castillo is the Pershing Elementary parent and family liaison.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – SAN ANTONIO - Louise Rivera (center left) and her grandson, Juan, along with Soldiers from Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), and Angelica Castillo (far right) came together Nov. 20 as the Soldiers and civilians of Army North donated food for the Pershing Elementary School Turkey give-away. Juan is a first-grade student at Pershing and Castillo is the Pershing Elementary parent and family liaison. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Lee Ezzell, Army North PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
SAN ANTONIO - Sgt. 1st Class Julio Velazquez (far left), hands a turkey to Kristal Bethel, a local mother, as Maj. Barrick Elmore and Angelica Castillo (right) watch on during the Pershing Elementary School Turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. The turkeys were donated by the Soldiers and civilians of U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) and delivered by Soldiers with Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, Army North. Velazquez is the battalion's logistics noncommissioned officer-in-charge, and Elmore is the battalion's logistics officer-in-charge. Castillo is the Pershing Elementary parent and family liaison.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – SAN ANTONIO - Sgt. 1st Class Julio Velazquez (far left), hands a turkey to Kristal Bethel, a local mother, as Maj. Barrick Elmore and Angelica Castillo (right) watch on during the Pershing Elementary School Turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. The turkeys were donated by the Soldiers and civilians of U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) and delivered by Soldiers with Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, Army North. Velazquez is the battalion's logistics noncommissioned officer-in-charge, and Elmore is the battalion's logistics officer-in-charge. Castillo is the Pershing Elementary parent and family liaison. (Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Carla Pittman, U.S. Army courtesy photo) VIEW ORIGINAL
SAN ANTONIO - Maj. Barrick Elmore presents a Thanksgiving turkey to Louise Rivera, a local parent, and her grandson, Juan Rivera, a first-grade student at Pershing Elementary School, during the Pershing Elementary turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), is partnered with Pershing Elementary through the Fort Sam Houston Adopt-A-School program. Elmore is the battalion's logistics officer-in-charge.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – SAN ANTONIO - Maj. Barrick Elmore presents a Thanksgiving turkey to Louise Rivera, a local parent, and her grandson, Juan Rivera, a first-grade student at Pershing Elementary School, during the Pershing Elementary turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army), is partnered with Pershing Elementary through the Fort Sam Houston Adopt-A-School program. Elmore is the battalion's logistics officer-in-charge. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Lee Ezzell, Army North PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
SAN ANTONIO - Leaders from Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) meet with Viola Mauricio (center), a local mother, during the Pershing Elementary School turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. Army North is partnered with Pershing Elementary through the Fort Sam Houston Adopt-A-School program.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – SAN ANTONIO - Leaders from Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) meet with Viola Mauricio (center), a local mother, during the Pershing Elementary School turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. Army North is partnered with Pershing Elementary through the Fort Sam Houston Adopt-A-School program. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Lee Ezzell, Army North PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
SAN ANTONIO - Rosa Estrada, a local parent, picks out a Thanksgiving turkey donated by the Soldiers and civilians of U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) during the Pershing Elementary School turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, Army North, is partnered with Pershing Elementary through the Fort Sam Houston Adopt-A-School program.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – SAN ANTONIO - Rosa Estrada, a local parent, picks out a Thanksgiving turkey donated by the Soldiers and civilians of U.S. Army North (Fifth Army) during the Pershing Elementary School turkey give-away Nov. 20 at Pershing Elementary. Headquarters, Headquarters Battalion, Army North, is partnered with Pershing Elementary through the Fort Sam Houston Adopt-A-School program. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Lee Ezzell, Army North PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL

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