Salutes & Awards

May 10, 2013

AETC, 56th Fighter Wing announce awards

The following individual is a 2013 Air Education and Training Command award winner:

  • Honor Guard: Senior Airman Kyle Wisecarver, 756th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron

56th Fighter Wing

The following indivduals are 2013 first quarter award winners:

  • Airman: Senior Airman Samantha Sarmiento, 56th Operations Support Squadron
  • NCO: Tech. Sgt. Aaron Kain, 56th Force Support Squadron
  • Senior NCO: Senior Master Sgt. Mark Jackson, 56th Equipment Maintenance Squadron
  • Company grade officer: Capt. Edmund Spivak, 56th Civil Engineer Squadron
  • Field grade officer: Maj. Jose Aguirre, 56th Aerospace Medicine Squadron
  • Civilian (Category I): Veronica Baldwin, 56th Contracting Squadron
  • Civilian (Category II): Paul Patrick, 56th Communications Squadron
  • Ceremonial Honor Guardsman: Senior Airman Ryan Shipman, 56th CS
  • Dorm resident: Airman 1st Class Kyle Young, 607th Air Control Squadron



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