Salutes & Awards

August 9, 2013

Thunderbolt of the Week

Written by: timchisham
More articles by »

Senior Airman Lance Housh
56th Security Forces Squadron
Confinement NCO-in-charge

TBOLTW-SrA-Housch-Aug
Hometown: Clark Air Force Base, Philippines

Years in service: Four

Family: Wife, Amittys; daughter, Mia

Education: Pursuing an associate degree in criminal justice at Rio Salado

Previous assignments: Eskan Village, Saudi Arabia

Inspirations: My father, retired SFS Master Sgt. Peter Housh, for his continuous
support

Greatest feat: 2011 Air Education and Training Command flight-level Airman of the Year

Famous last words: “I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country.” – Nathan Hale

Off-duty interests: Paint balling, diving and mixed martial arts

Commander’s comments: “Phenomenal Airman, period,” said Maj. Sean Gibbs, 56th SFS commander. “Airman Housh fills a position typically held by a seasoned staff or technical sergeant and does it with incredible attention to detail and the utmost professionalism. He’s been lauded by squadron commanders and MAJCOM representatives. I’ve received letters from inmates describing his professionalism and courtesy. He volunteers for wing-level events. He’s extremely active in the community.”




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 
Senior Airman 
JAMES HENSLEY

MWD Roy — partner, friend passes

Senior AirmanJAMES HENSLEY Staff Sgt. Scott Emmick, 56th Security Forces Squadron Military Working Dog handler, and Roy, 56th SFS MWD, play Dec. 14, 2012, at the at Luke Air Force Base kennels. The MWD and handler team plays to...
 
 

46 graduate ALS in class 15-1

The 56th Fighter Wing Airman Leadership School graduated 45 senior airmen and one staff sergeant Dec. 11 from class 15-1. The graduates are senior airmen unless otherwise noted. John L. Levitow award: Nathaniel Gladney, 56th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron Distinguished graduates: Matthew Goodspeed, 56th Operations Support Squadron; Russell Hires, 56th Medical Support Squadron; James Gilmore, 56t...
 
 
Staff Sgt. 
STACI MILLER

Top cop visits Luke

Staff Sgt.STACI MILLER Brig. Gen. Allen J. Jamerson, Air Force Security Forces director and deputy chief of staff for logistics, installations and mission support, met with defenders from the 56th Security Forces Squadron Dec. ...
 

 

A1C takes pleasure in honoring warriors

Being in the Luke Air Force Base Honor Guard takes a lot of dedication and motivation. Working countless hours and memorizing numerous movements for different ceremonies is a lot for anyone to handle. There are also many emotions that come with honoring those who have lost their lives in the service, but Airman 1st Class...
 
 
Photos by Staff Sgt. Staci Miller

Top Hats graduate 15 into combat air force

Photos by Staff Sgt. Staci Miller The 310th Fighter Squadron graduated 15 F-16 Fighting Falcon pilots in Class 14-CBG. They are, from left, 1st Lt. Daniel Brom, Capt. Ben Saunders, 1st Lts. Michael Sturgis, Mike Dreher, Luis Mo...
 
 
141119-F-HT977-165

Chiefs announced

Senior master sergeants selected for promotion to chief master sergeant at Luke Air Force Base posed in front of the static F-16 Fighting Falcon in front of the wing headquarters building. They are, from left, Kelbey Norton, 56...
 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin