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MoH Recipient John Chapman, Remembered at Camp Cunningham

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan – Personnel from Bagram Airfield and the Special Operations community gathered at the Memorial Courtyard at Camp Cunningham to recognize Medal...

133. Thailand Cave Rescue Part 1

Operation Wild Boar, the mission to rescue 12 Thai children on a soccer team and their coach captured the world's attention this summer. Derek, ST...

Medal of Honor presented to TSgt John Chapman’s family

WASHINGTON (AFNS) -- On what would have been their 26th wedding anniversary, Tech. Sgt. John Chapman’s widow, Valerie Nessel, accepted his Medal of Honor from...

DoD Aerial Footage of CCT John Chapman’s final moments

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=4&v=NOoNpUdJhYY Tech. Sgt. John A. Chapman will be posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions during a 2002 fight against al-Qaida in Afghanistan....

Special Tactics Airman visits Schriever

A combat controller with the 24th Special Operations Wing visited Schriever Air Force Base, Colorado to educate enlisted and officer Airmen interested in cross-training...

353rd Special Operations Group wraps up Cobra Gold 2018

U-TAPAO, THAILAND 02.23.2018 Story by Capt. Jessica Tait  353rd Special Operations Group  (DVIDSHUB.NET) The 353rd SOG trained side-by-side with their Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) counterparts throughout the exercise, conducting...

Vietnam veteran talks long-term resilience to ST Airmen

FL, UNITED STATES 02.22.2018 Story by Staff Sgt. Victor J. Caputo 24th Special Operations Wing  HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. –The attack left him without his left arm, left eye and...

Silver Star awarded for Mosul offensive

From the 24 SOW HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. -- The steel enforced car bomb barreled relentlessly toward the joint special operations team … it seemingly came from...

Air Force Special Tactics, Marine Recon groom joint ground leaders

From DVIDS MARINE CORPS BASE HAWAII, HI, UNITED STATES 01.23.2018 Story by Senior Airman Ryan Conroy  24th Special Operations Wing  The police officers rush into the compound, weapons drawn, shouting...

Air Force to enhance physical fitness test, standards for select career...

FROM AF.MIL The Air Force began the rollout of Tier 2 physical training standards as more than 100 battlefield Airmen demonstrated new career field specific...