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Impossible Rescue

26 January 2015

Author tells story of adventure of WWII plane crash survivors in New Guinea

While guarding front gate of Aviano Air Base, Airman 1st Class Marisela Hocker greets her friend with a smile.

Common Ground

9 January 2015

Security Forces Airman form bond through foreign languages

Senior Airman Deric Johnson displays the smile those on Aviano Air Base, Italy, are accustomed to seeing.

Community Policing

29 December 2014

Air Force cop draws on civilian career to better serve base

Sgt. Maj. Michael Callaghan-McCann salutes the remains of Army Air Forces Sgt. Charles A. Gardner during a funeral ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va. Gardner, along with 11 of his fellow crew members, went missing on April 10, 1944, after his B-24D Liberator was shot down over New Guinea.

A Brother Found

15 December 2014

Family helps WWII Airman missing for 70 years finally get his burial at Arlington

Master Sgt. Daniel R. Wassom II lost his life while protecting his family when a tornado destroyed his family's home in Vilonia, Ark.

Missing Dan

9 December 2014

Father’s heroic efforts to save his children cost him his life