RAF LAKENHEATH, UNITED KINGDOM & AUSTIN, TEXAS (May 23, 2018) /For immediate release/ — Air Force Troops deployed to Jordan from RAF Lakenheath, fueled by coffee, pass time with Nintendo Switch, Playstation and board games.

SSgt Sonny H. wrote, “Thanks for thinking of us all the way out here. The game are great for relieving some stress. You guys are awesome!”

 

The unit is currently assisting with Syrian threats as well as other isolated threats in the area. They’re at the front end of a deployment lasting through early winter.

Hundreds of airmen are now enjoying games, coffee and other supplies from generous donors including Starbucks, Microsoft, Disgruntled Decks, USAA, GAEMS and other key OSD partners.

 

A1C Yates K. added, “Thanks for giving us some well deserved R&R. The games and system were great. Best care packages ever.”

 

SrA Matthew P. rounded out the kind words saying, “Awesome care packages. Thanks for the support and games. It will make things a lot more fun during our time here. OSD rocks!”

OSD’s “Supply Drop” program has impacted hundreds of thousands of active military personnel in scores of locations around the globe.

To learn more about how OSD’s globally-recognized programs and services are making an impact on the lives of members in our military community, visit https://weareosd.org/news/. To learn how you can make an impact through our programs and service, visit https://weareosd.org/get-involved/.

 

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