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November 16, 2012

AFRC commander looks at March missions

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Staff Sgt. Dayton Mitchell, 4th Combat Camera Squadron, demonstrates the gear that Combat Camera wears while deployed to the overseas to Lieutenant General James "JJ' Jackson, chief of the Air Force Reserve, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Washington D.C., and commander, Air Force Reserve Command, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., and Command Chief Master Sergeant Kathleen R. Buckner, command chief master sergeant for Air Force Reserve Command, Robins Air Force Base, Ga., during their visit to March Air Reserve Base, Calif., Nov 08, 2012. Lt. Gen. Jackson assumed command on July 30, 2012 and is currently visiting the units that fall under his command. (U.S. Air Force photo taken by Tech. Sgt. Samara Scott/Released)

Staff Sgt. Dayton Mitchell, 4th Combat Camera Squadron, profiles the gear that camera operators use during overseas deployments, to Lt. Gen. James Jackson, chief, Air Force Reserve, Headquarters, U.S. Air Force and commander, Air Force Reserve Command. Lt. Gen. Jackson visited March Field, Nov. 8, as part of a series of tours arranged to give him an inside look at the missions of the units that operate under his command.




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