0
comments
Salutes & Awards

A day of remembrance: National Holocaust commemoration

Posted April 12, 2013 by

PATRICK AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. — This year, the Holocaust Days of Remembrance week will be observed from April 7 to 14, 2013. The United States Congress established the Days of Remembrance as our nation’s annual commemoration of the victims of the Holocaust and created the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, as a permanent, living…

Full Story »

0
comments
Salutes & Awards

2014 AFRC Media Contest results

Posted January 30, 2015 by Public Affairs Master Badge

Congratulations to the following representing Team March: Feature Article – first place – Linda Welz (452 AMW/PA) Commentary – second place – Lt Col Beth Horine (4 CTCS when commentary was written) Series – second place – Linda Welz (452 AMW/PA) Feature Photograph – second place – MSgt John Nimmo (4 CTCS) Pictorial Photograph –…

Full Story »

freedom-award
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

ESGR Announces Nominations for 2012 Secretary of Defense Award

Posted March 27, 2012 by Staff

ARLINGTON, Va “” Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Department of Defense agency, announced 407 Air Force Reserve members nominated their employers for the 2012 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The agency received 3,236 nominations from across…

Full Story »

Air National Guard Photo/Tech Sgt. Neil Ballecer
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Staff Sgt. Stephens receives state assembly resolution

Posted July 26, 2013 by Senior Airman Michael Quiboloy

A chaplain assistant from the 163d Reconnaissance Wing was awarded a California Legislature assembly Resolution at a ceremony held at March ARB, Calif., on July 12, 2013.

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Megan Crusher
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Big Bear Lake’s parade welcomes military

Posted July 10, 2015 by Master Sgt. Megan Crusher

U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Megan Crusher Col. David Pavey, director of staff, Headquarters 4th Air Force, rides in the annual Old Miners’ Day Parade in Big Bear Lake, June 13. The parade is the longest running community event in the city. Pavey has been attending for the last two years, and said he enjoys…

Full Story »

winner 3
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

March Airman takes top honors in State Department photography contest

Posted December 14, 2012 by by Staff Sgt. Kyle Brasier

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Francisco V. Govea II, a photojournalist with 4th Combat Camera Squadron, March Air Reserve Base, Calif., was honored as one of the 12 “Best in Show” for the State Department’s photography contest, “Serving Abroad…Through Their Eyes” at the Pentagon, Nov. 30. Govea’s image was selected out of…

Full Story »

0
comments
Salutes & Awards

752nd Assumption of Command ceremony

Posted February 21, 2014 by Airman First Class Joseph Dangidang

The 752nd Medical Squadron, March Air Reserve Base, Calif., held its formal Assumption of Command ceremony at March’s Cultural Resource Center, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014. During the ceremony Col. Karl J. Edelmann, commander, 452nd Medical Group, passed the guidon to Col. Kristin A. Hillery, the squadron’s acting commander since October 2013, symbolizing the formal invocation…

Full Story »

0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Hagel eliminates Distinguished Warfare Medal

Posted April 26, 2013 by Jim Garamone

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has eliminated the Distinguished Warfare Medal, DOD officials announced. Instead, the military will recognize service members who directly affect combat operations without being present, through distinguishing devices that will be affixed to already existing awards. Soon after being sworn in as defense secretary Feb. 27, 2013, Hagel asked Army…

Full Story »

Courtesy Photo
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Team March honors fallen Airman

Posted February 13, 2015 by Staff Sgt Tiffany Lindemann

Courtesy Photo Airman Lionel Hendrick Dec. 21, 1992 – Nov. 20, 2014 Airman Lionel Hendrick wanted to follow in his dad’s footsteps. His father, Clarence, retired from the 452nd Air Mobility Wing as an Air Force master sergeant after 25 years of service. Hendrick planned on doing the same, said Senior Master Sergeant Lali Gomez,…

Full Story »

Soldiers participate in a “Dead Battery Push.” Each team had to push a Humvee through an obstacle course, check the oil and count the number of bolts on the undercarriage.
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

304th wins trophies and bragging rights in Truck Rodeo

Posted May 11, 2012 by Story and photos by Sgt. Tracy Ellingsen

FORT HUNTER LIGGETT, Calif. — Thirty-two Soldiers from six companies competed in 11 events for two days with 39 trophies at stake. However, in the end, the only number that mattered was 211. The 211th Transportation Company, a subordinate unit of the 304th...

Full Story »

 
 


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