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October 5, 2018
 

A day in the life of an honor guardsmen

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base honor guardsmen practice a six-man flag fold at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct. 2, 2018. D-M’s honor guardsmen perform different types of ceremonies such as flag folding sequences and presentation of the colors.
 

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base honor guardsmen practice a six-man flag fold at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct. 2, 2018. D-M’s honor guardsmen perform different types of ceremonies such as flag folding sequences and presentation of the colors.
 

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer

Airman 1st Class Jacob Carpenter, base honor guardsman practices a firing party detail at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct. 2, 2018. D-M’s honor guardsmen perform different types of ceremonies such as flag folding sequences and presentation of the colors.
 

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer

Davis-Monthan Air Force Base honor guardsmen march during routine training at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct. 2, 2018. D-M’s honor guardsmen perform different types of ceremonies such as flag folding sequences and presentation of the colors.
 

Air Force photograph by Airman 1st Class Michael X. Beyer

Airman 1st Class Ericka Padilla, base honor guardsman practices a colors detail at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz., Oct. 2, 2018. D-M’s honor guardsmen perform different types of ceremonies such as flag folding sequences and presentation of the colors.




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