Davis-Monthan celebrates Air Force 75th anniversary at AF Ball

Honor Guard from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base prepares to present the Colors during the 75th Anniversary Air Force Ball at Tucson, Arizona, Sept. 17, 2022. The Air Force Ball is held every September to commemorate the Air Force’s birthday, celebrate accomplishments made by the base and reflect on the Air Force’s history and heritage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Paige Weldon)
Guests arrive at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s 75th Anniversary Air Force Ball at Tucson, Arizona, Sept. 17, 2022. The Ball is held every September as an opportunity for Airmen to come together, celebrate their accomplishments and reflect on the history and heritage of the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaiah Pedrazzini)
A POW/MIA Table in honor of all prisoners of war and those who remain missing in action is set at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s 75th Anniversary Air Force Ball at Tucson, Arizona, Sept. 17, 2022. A POW/MIA Table is present at all formal dinners and all items on the table are symbolic of the struggles and losses of all POWs and those still missing. ( U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Paige Weldon)
Airman 1st Class Devin Aaronson, 355th Munitions Squadron munitions inspection technician, and U.S. Air Force Col. Scott Mills, 355th Wing commander, cut a cake during Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s 75th Anniversary Air Force Ball at Tucson, Arizona, Sept. 17, 2022. Traditionally the highest ranking and youngest enlisted Airmen at the Ball cut the cake. Mills represented the experience of the Air Force while Aaronson represented its future. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaiah Pedrazzini)
1st Lt. Roa Grace Gozon-Marquez, 355th Healthcare Operations Squadron medical logistics flight commander, sings the national anthem during Davis-Monthan Air Force Base’s 75th Anniversary Air Force Ball at Tucson, Arizona, Sept. 17, 2022. The Air Force Ball is held every September to commemorate the Air Force’s birthday, celebrate accomplishments made by the base and reflect on the Air Force’s history and heritage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isaiah Pedrazzini)

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