Marine Lance Corporal Jonathan Johnston of Modesto kisses his nephew Drew Benton 3yrs as his train arrives at the Modesto Amtrak station on Monday afternoon (02-02-09). Johnston is headed from Modesto to Oceanside. He is embarking on his second tour of duty in Iraq. Most of his large family was there to see him off. He is the only boy of eight children.
JOAN BARNETT LEE — Modesto Bee
Duty called Monday for Marine Lance Cpl. Jonathan Johnston of Modesto, who headed to Oceanside in the afternoon on his way to a second tour of duty in Iraq. Most of his large family went to the Modesto Amtrak station to see him off.
Photos above by Joan Barnett Lee/The Bee