U.S. Navy Sea Cadets with the Pecos Valley Ironclad Battalion present the colors at Artesia’s National Night Out in August. The Ironclad Battalion is a group that provides youth and young adults from ages 10-18 a chance to learn about life within the Navy and other branches of the military as well as the opportunity to better their community and  themselves.  Photo Courtesy Pecos Valley Ironclad Battalion

U.S. Navy Sea Cadets with the Pecos Valley Ironclad Battalion present the colors at Artesia’s National Night Out in August. The Ironclad Battalion is a group that provides youth and young adults from ages 10-18 a chance to learn about life within the Navy and other branches of the military as well as the opportunity to better their community and themselves.
Photo Courtesy Pecos Valley Ironclad Battalion