USO Serves Thanksgiving Dinner At NAS Pensacola
HOLIDAY FOR THE YOUNG TROOPS BY COOKING A "MASSIVE" THANKSGIVING FEAST! HUNDREDS OF MILITARY PERSONNEL ON BOARD N-A-S PENSACOLA WHO WEREN'T ABLE TO MAKE IT HOME FOR THE HOLIDAY ENJOYED THANKSGIVING DINNER WITH ALL THE FIXINS! Nats: Nats: 7:51:50 "we've smoked 150 turkeys" Nats: 7:41:00 "thank you, you're welcome, Happy Thanksgiving!" Nats: " 200 pounds of mashed potatoes" Nats: "mmmmm" Nats: "200 pounds of stuffing" Nats: 7:41:20 "two plates, that's what I'm talking about!" Nats: "and about 100 pies" Nats: 7:44:00 "thanks for your service, I appreciate it!" U-S-O NORTHWEST FLORIDA PUT TOGETHER THE FEAST Bite: Dana Cervantes/Director, Thanksgiving because a lot of times, the students here at NAS Pensacola are away from home for the very first time" STUDENTS ARE GRATEFUL Bite: Bryce Kramlich/Navy "it's awesome, I think it's great for all of us being away from our families" Bite: Michael Valejo/Navy "USO is awesome, great food, the people are nice, family environment, feels homey" Bite: Luke Foote/Navy "I called my family this morning and I watched them have dinner and everything, so it was just nice to have something to do" Bite: Roy Zell/Navy "this just warmed all types of spirits for me, amazing, I love the USO for this" Bite: Roy "the Galley is good and everything but the USO, they definitely outdid it" THE FEAST WAS ALSO SPECIAL PARENTS LIKE JANICE NILSSEN WHO FLEW IN FROM WISCONSIN TO SPEND THE HOLIDAY WITH HER SON.
Bite: Janice Nilssen/Wisconsin 7:56:05 "our son joined the Marines and this was going to be our first holiday without him and his birthday was yesterday and we wanted to spend that with him as well so we flew in last night" Bite: Andrew Nilssen/Marine Corps "going through the school house it's been pretty stressful so it's nice to be able to relax with my family and enjoy and good meal" THIS IS U-S-O NORTHWEST FLORIDA'S 9TH YEAR TO FEED THE TROOPS ON THANKSGIVING.
Nats: "thanks for coming Mom!" TH FEAST WAS A HIT ON BOARD NAS PENSACOLA PAT PETERSON NEWS FIVE THE U-S-O IS CELEBRATING ITS 75TH YEAR OF UPLIFTING U-S TROOPS.
THE VOLUNTEER GROUP HAS BEEN PROVIDING.