VIDEO: Mark Carman interviews Sgt Louis Lopez & Cpl Kiari Barnes

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Filmed on volleyball court of the famous Top Gun scene, Marines Sgt. Louis Lopez (West Chicago) and Col. Kiari Barnes (St. Louis, MO) talk to WGN Radio’s Mark Carman. They discuss escaping neighborhood gangs, deciding to become Marines and how the brotherhood has changed their lives.

WGN Radio was given behind-the-scenes access to Marine Boot Camp as part of the Midwest Marines Educator Workshop. Join WGN Radio in celebrating Memorial Day and watch the entire Marine Week series at

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