January 9, 2015

September 2014: The year in review

Col. Russell Muncy, commander, 452nd Air Mobility Wing, is awarded the 2013 AFRC Outstanding Reserve Flying Wing Unit Award by Air Force Association Chairman of the Board, George Muellner and Chief of the Air Force Reserve, Lt. Gen. James F. Jackson, Sept. 15, 2014 at the Gaylord Convention Center in National Harbor, Md. The award is given annually to the unit that has set itself above the competition during the year.

San Diego Padres second baseman, Jedd Gyorko, greets Senior Master Sgt. Donald Branscum, 1st Sgt., 452nd Civil Engineer Squadron, as he took his position on the field, during the Padres’ U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard Appreciation Day. Airmen from March Air Reserve Base, California, were positioned at each field position to greet the players as they initially took the field.

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