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  • Air Force Band of the Golden West Holiday Caroling schedule

    One day only --Tuesday Dec. 11 Fire department                  8:30-8:50 a.m. (kitchen) 452 AMXS                             9:05-9:25 a.m. (auditorium, bldg. 1211) 452 AMW                               9:40-10:00 a.m. (hallway, bldg. 470) 4th AF                                   10:15-10:35 a.m. 163 RW                                10:55-11:15
  • Unit cited for actions late in World War II

    Eighth in a seriesThe 452nd Bombardment Group received a Distinguished Unit Citation for completing a mission late in World War II's European campaign despite being attacked by Luftwaffe pilots who rammed their aircraft into at least two of its B-17 Flying Fortresses. The honor, which was renamed the Presidential Unit Citation in 1966, is awarded
  • What can the Air Force Reserve offer you?

    The 452nd Air Mobility Wing has a lot to offer new Airmen. According to Senior Master Sgt. Antony Rice, 452nd AMW Recruiting, applicants are eligible for the Montgomery GI bill-Selected Reserve, which pays $317 per month for full time attendance at an accredited school. They may also be eligible for supplemental educational assistance, the
  • March Airmen celebrate at Flabob

    Airmen from the 452nd Security Forces Squadron joined Air Force aircraft and other military memorabilia at the Flabob Airport in Rubidoux to celebrate Veteran's Day. This was the fifth year of the annual event and airport officials estimated it drew between 3,000 and 4,000 people. Its main purpose is to celebrate and honor veterans, of all branches
  • Unit's start is fertile ground for historians

    The 452nd Bombardment Group's World War II actions have intrigued a Texas professor and provided fodder for an amateur historian who wrote a book about one of its B-17 Flying Fortress aircrews. "(It) was a typical B-17 unit in just about every way you would want to measure it," said Dr. Vernon Williams of Abilene Christian University's Department
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