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Mount Kilimanjaro

Posted: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 2:37 pm

After returning from a nine month deployment to the Middle East, Army First Lieutenant - and Lodi High School graduate - Michael Herrick decided he hadn't had enough travel and adventure for one year.  He and two fellow lieutenants travelled to Africa and climbed Mount Kilimanjaro, which, at more than 19,300 feet is the highest peak in Africa.  Mike is due to be promoted to captain in May, and just became engaged to Anna Edgar of Colorado Springs, Co.  He is currently station at Fort Carson, CO.