DVIDS – News – NMCP’s Galley Offers Caribbean-American Heritage Month Meal

Naval Medical Center Portsmouth’s galley highlighted National Caribbean-American Heritage Month by offering a special lunch, June 29.

President Donald J. Trump signed the proclamation that June 2018 would be celebrated as National Caribbean-American Heritage Month honoring a long-shared history with our Caribbean neighbors, and to show gratitude to the many Caribbean Americans who are currently serving or have served as members of the Armed Forces.

“This was my idea because June is Caribbean-American month,” said Culinary Specialist 2nd Class Sade Morris, a native New Yorker whose family is from Barbados.

Morris said she spoke to other NMCP Sailors from the Caribbean for…

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