# Integrality of a sum

Consider the following sequence defined as a sum
$$a_n=sum_{k=0}^{n-1}frac{3^{3n-3k-1},(7k+8),(3k+1)!}{2^{2n-2k},k!,(2k+3)!}.$$

QUESTION. For $$ngeq1$$, is the sequence of rational numbers $$a_n$$ always integral?