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Food

Plainfield native is a culinary specialist aboard one of Navy’s most advanced warships

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Yesenia Melgoza is a culinary specialist aboard the warship, based in Norfolk, Virginia.
Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Yesenia Melgoza is a culinary specialist aboard the warship, based in Norfolk, Virginia.

A 2012 Planfield South High School graduate and Plainfield native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mason. 

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Yesenia Melgoza is a culinary specialist aboard the warship, based in Norfolk, Virginia. USS Mason is named after Secretary of the Navy John Young Mason and Distinguished Flying Cross Recipient Ensign Newton Henry Mason.

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