Salutes & Awards

July 5, 2012

Warrior of the Week July 6, 2012

Tech Sgt. Anthony Truesdell

Desert Lightning Team’s Weekly Warrior: Tech. Sgt. Anthony Truesdell


Family: Calee (wife), Adrian (son)


Hometown: Tucson, AZ


Unit: 305th RQS


Job title: HH-60 Flight Engineer Instructor


Job description: Perform ground and in-flight aircrew duties as flight engineer in HH-60G Combat Rescue helicopter.


Most rewarding job aspect: The Rescue Mission


Goals: Maintain my sanity


Hobbies: Homebrew


Favorite performer: Zach Brown Band


Favorite dish: Tacos


I’m proudest of: My Son


Person I admire most: Senior Master Sgt. Jeffery Ginther


Pet peeve: Laziness


What I like most about D-M: It’s my hometown base


305th RQS at a glance

Group Commander: Col. Max Maxwell

Squadron commander: Lt. Col. Kevin Merrill

First Sergeant: Master Sgt. Rich McNeely

Squadron Motto: That Others May Live

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