VP-47 Helps Children Celebrate the Holidays

by Petty Officer 1st Class Kevin Flinn
U.S. Marine Corps

OKINAWA, Japan (Dec. 20, 2018) — Aviation Ordnanceman Airman Brandii Simpson, attached to Patrol Squadron (VP) 47, helps children make paper reindeer at a Family Fun Night in Tengan Castle on Camp Courtney. The "Golden Swordsmen" are currently deployed to Kadena Air Force Base in Okinawa, Japan, conducting maritime patrol and reconnaissance and theater outreach operations within U.S. 7th Fleet (C7F) area of operations in support of Commander, Task Force 72, C7F, and U.S. Pacific Command objectives throughout the Indo-Asia Pacific region.

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