Salutes & Awards

November 22, 2013

People vote aviation unit ‘creepiest’

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From left, Staff Sgt. Justin Crowley, 1st Sgt. John Perez and Staff Sgt Adam Trammel show off the trophy their unit won through votes participants cast during the Fort Huachuca Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation Directorate’s Haunted Hayride Oct. 25 – 26 at Wren Arena. Company A, 2/13th Aviation Regiment, was the People’s Choice to win the 2013 trophy for having the creepiest scene at this year’s event. Twelve units participated in this year’s hayride which FMWR officials consider the best one they’ve offered so far. Thousands of people turned out to enjoy the ghosts, ghouls, goblins and more this year.




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