Apple Valley Marine helps out in Hurricane Sandy aftermath

Sgt. Justin Armstrong (left), a native of Apple Valley, and Cpl. Smith Thenor (right), both combat engineers with a detachment of Marines based out of Camp Lejeune, N.C., organize hoses to pump water out of the basement of an apartment building in Far Rockaway, N.Y., on Nov. 4. The detachment of Marines volunteered to help aid the victims of the cities that were affected by Hurricane Sandy. – Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Caleb Gomez