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Cox graduates Marine Corps course

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

Marine Corps Pfc. John O. Cox, son of John O. Cox Jr. and stepson of Paula of Baton Rouge and son of Stephaine A. and stepson of Ron Gervais of Gonzales recently graduated from the  Marine Corps Supply School Basic Distribution Management Specialist Course  while assigned as a student to Marine Corps Combat Service Support Schools  Training Command, Camp Lejeune, N. C.

The distribution management course encompasses 25 training days covering  topics to include personal property, passenger travel and freight  management. Cox and his fellow students were also licensed as forklift  operators.

Cox is a 2008 graduate of East Ascension High School of Gonzales and joined the Marine Corps in May 2008.