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VOL. 3, NO. 12 | FRIDAY, June 7, 2024

Col. Dustin Richards speaks at local community Memorial Day Ceremony

Col. Dustin Richards, 88th Air Base Wing and installation commander, speaks on the significance of Memorial Day at Fairfield Cemetery, Fairborn, Ohio, May 27, 2024. Richards joined the Fairborn community in recognizing its local military personnel who died while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Peterson)

WPAFB Police Week 2024


WPAFB Police Week 2024

88th Air Base Wing
The 88th Security Forces Squadron hosts a series of memorials, competitions and public events in honor of National Police Week at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Ohio, May 13th 2024. National Police Week has been held annually since President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation in 1962. It is intended to memorialize law enforcement officers who have fallen in the line of duty, as well as recognize those currently serving in communities around the country. (U.S. Air Force video by Jeffery Harris, Dylan Kaericher and Austin Smith)

Photos from WPAFB Police Week 2024

(U.S. Air Force photos by Daniel Peterson & R.J. Oriez)

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