Salutes & Awards

December 7, 2018

FWSA Airmen get recognized

The following individuals are third quarter award winners:

Airman: Senior Airman, 56th Comptroller Squadron

NCO: Staff Sgt. Tayler Curtis,
56th Fighter Wing Chapel

Senior NCO: Senior Master Sgt. Charles Marsh III, 56th FW Public Affairs

Company grade officer: 2nd Lt. Yi Zhao, 56th CPTS

Field grade officer: Maj. Rebecca Heyse, 56th FWPA

Civilian (Category I): James Nowicki,
56th Range Management Office

Civilian (Category II): Chelsea Owens, 56th CPTS

Civilian (Category III): Karen Hightower,
56th CPTS

TEAM: Chaplain Corps, 56th FWHC

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