August 10, 2017

Defenders come home

Kenji Thuloweit
Edwards AFB, Calif.

Col. Jason Schott, 412th Test Wing vice commander (right), welcomes home members of the 412th Security Forces Squadron who have just returned from their deployment Aug. 4, 2017.

Seventeen members of the 412th Security Forces Squadron at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., were officially welcomed home Aug. 4, 2017.

The defenders returned from various deployments overseas.

The Edwards squadron is routinely called upon to send Airmen to support military operations around the world.

The group was welcomed back by 412th Test Wing leadership and fellow security forces members and their families.

The 412th SFS is responsible for base security and police services on Edwards AFB.

Seventeen members of the 412th Security Forces Squadron were welcomed home from their various deployments Aug. 4, 2017.

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