130713-F-GQ530-001PA-Award-Beacon
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Christopher S. Frost Award Winner

Posted July 19, 2013 by

Col. Samuel Mahaney, commander, 452nd AMW presents Master Sgt. Donald Allen, Combat Photographer, 4th Combat Camera Squadron, with the Staff Sgt. Christopher S. Frost Outstanding NCO award, July 13. Given annually to outstanding public affairs NCOs, the award was named in honor of Staff Christopher S. Frost who was killed in a helicopter crash in…

Full Story »

0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Quarterly Award Winners

Posted July 19, 2013 by

Third Quarter FY 2013 On behalf of Col Mahaney, please congratulate our Third Quarterly Award winners.

Full Story »

0
comments
Salutes & Awards

15 Reserve-component employers earn 2013 Freedom Awards

Posted June 28, 2013 by Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve News Release

ARLINGTON, Va., – Fifteen employers of reserve-component service members in their civilian lives have earned the 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award for the support they provide to their employees who serve the nation in uniform. The Freedom Award is the Defense Department’s highest recognition given to employers for exceptional support of Guard…

Full Story »

Untitled-1
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Air Force leaders congratulate Army on 238 years

Posted June 21, 2013 by

WASHINGTON, D.C — Secretary of the Air Force Michael Donley, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark A. Welsh III and Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force James Cody recognized the Army on its 238th birthday, June 14. Donley wrote a letter to the secretary of the Army stating: “Congratulations on the U.S. Army’s 238th…

Full Story »

U.S. Air Force photo/2nd Lt Bari Yonkers
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

March security forces awarded AFRC Best Full-Time Unit

Posted May 24, 2013 by 2nd Lt. Bari D. Yonkers

U.S. Air Force photo/2nd Lt Bari Yonkers Staff Sgt. Adrian Salido, installation patrolman, 452nd Security Forces Squadron, checks the identification of a Team March member entering the main gate yesterday. Salido is part of the team of SFS warriors who were recently awarded the 2012 Air Force Reserve Command Outstanding Security Forces Full-Time Unit Award…

Full Story »

0
comments
Salutes & Awards

Meet Team March First Sargeants

Posted May 17, 2013 by

First sergeants serve as the commander’s representative on councils, boards and selected military events. They are the liaison and spokesperson between the enlisted force of the unit and the commander. First sergeants communicate and advise the commander and staff on matters of health, morale, welfare, training, professional development and utilization of enlisted personnel.   SENIOR…

Full Story »

Courtesy photo
Masrwe Sgt. Darryl Willingham, first sergeant, 452d
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

2012-2013 Los Angeles County Outstanding Volunteer of the Year

Posted May 10, 2013 by Darnell Gardner

Courtesy photoMasrwe Sgt. Darryl Willingham, first sergeant, 452d Aeromedical Staging Squadron, received the Los Angeles County Community Volunteer of the Year Award, March 23. Willingham volunteers as a drill sergeant at a youth camp focused on bettering the lives of at-risk youth in Los Angeles county. The annual Los Angeles County Community Volunteer of the…

Full Story »

California-Employers-Named-Semifinalists-for-2013-Secretary-of-Defense-Freedom-Award-icon
0
comments
Salutes & Awards

California employers named semifinalists for 2013 Secretary of Defense Freedom Award

Posted May 3, 2013 by Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve

ARLINGTON, Va. – Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve a Department of Defense operational committee, announced that three California employers have been selected as semifinalists for the 2013 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The Freedom Award is the DOD’s highest honor for employers that provide extraordinary support to their Guard and Reserve…

Full Story »

0
comments
Salutes & Awards

California Guard members ranked Cyber-best

Posted May 3, 2013 by Master Sgt. Julie Avey

The Defense Department is working to boost cyber security support nearly five-fold in coming years, according to The Washington Post. Since August 2011, multiple California National Guard members have been activated to boost with U.S. Cyber Command manpower. There are currently 20 California Air and Army National Guard members serving CYBERCOM at four Joint Intelligence…

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 »

 
 


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


Directory powered by Business Directory Plugin