Local Marine Completes Basic Course
Sean F. Higgins, son of Ellen and James Higgins of Rockaway Beach, recently completed the Marine Corps Enlisted Warehouse Basic Course. He was a 2002 graduate of St. Edmunds Preparatory High School and joined the Marine Crops in November 2007. During the course with the Marine Corps Combat Service Support Schools Training Command, Camp LeJeune, North Carolina, students are provided with a comprehensive theoretical and practical background in the performance and administration of duties as a warehouse clerk. Studies include storage and issue procedures, record keeping, inventory of materials, storing gear, and running warehouse machinery such as a forklift.