Air Force

E-4 SrA (R) Chad Chase

By | 2015-11-10T20:02:07+00:00 November 10th, 2015|1990's, 2000-Present, Air Force|

Chad was in the USAF from 97 to 04,  He served as a cable dawg and a TACP.  Chad was stationed at Kelly AFB, TX and FT Stewart AIN, GA, and was deployed multiple times to Prince Sultan Air Base, Saudi Arabia and Camp Doha, Kuwait and was part of the initial invasion to Iraq [...]

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SSgt. Kenneth J. Wilburn

By | 2015-11-10T17:05:42+00:00 November 10th, 2015|2000-Present, Air Force|

U.S. Air Force Staff Sergeant Kenneth Jason Wilburn, age 30, of Moody Air Force Base, Valdosta, GA, passed away unexpectedly at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX, on Monday, January 12, 2009. Staff Sgt. Wilburn was born in Union, July 28, 1978 and was a graduate of Union High School.Sgt. Wilburn is survived by [...]

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Dennis Wachowski

By | 2015-11-09T01:58:15+00:00 November 9th, 2015|1970's, Air Force|

I was in the Air Force from 1969-1976. I served in Key west Florida during the Cuban Crisis.  I then was transferred to Miyako Japan which was a remote assignment. I cross trained from AC & W to air traffic control which trained me for my career once out of the Air Force.  I am [...]

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Forrest B. Sibley

By | 2015-10-28T15:20:01+00:00 October 28th, 2015|2000-Present, Air Force|

Our beloved son, brother, and patriot, Forrest Brent Sibley, lost his life in the service of God and country on August 26, 2015 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. He was deployed with the 21st Special Tactics Squadron USAF, on his fourth deployment. He completed Combat Control School at Pope Army Airfield, Combat Dive School, Airborne, Military [...]

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Conrad Peterson

By | 2015-12-09T14:30:52+00:00 October 27th, 2015|1860's, Air Force|

Conrad (Pete) Peterson served in the Airforce for 20+ years.  I am honored to say that he is my Grandfather.  Though I never met him, I grew up hearing stories of the great man he was for our country and his family.  He had four boys, all of which served in the military as well.

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MSgt Burke

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:10+00:00 October 23rd, 2015|2000-Present, Air Force|

Matthew Burke is a retired Master Sergeant from the United States Air Force. He sustained combat injuries during a search and rescue while under attack. Matthew continued serving throughout his recovery and became the Safety Superintendent for an Electronic Combat Group encompassing over 2,000 personnel and $1.5B in assets. He achieved a Black Belt in [...]

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Floyd A. Potter

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:14+00:00 July 28th, 2015|1940's, Air Force|

After graduating from University of Cincinnati Medical school in 1941 he immediately went on active duty with the U.S. Army Air Force as a Captain. By 1944 he had been promoted to Lieutenant Colonel. State side flight surgeon training assignments included Lowrey Field in Denver and Randolph Field in San Antonio.  Eventually assigned to Alamogordo, [...]

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Hank Bullock

By | 2017-05-18T20:22:15+00:00 July 25th, 2015|1950's, Air Force|

Bullock, Harold ‘Hank’ Edward 87 Feb. 05, 1927 Aug. 11, 2014 Hank Bullock passed away unexpectedly Aug. 11, 2014, surrounded by his family. He was born in Corning, Iowa, one of four boys, and lived there until he moved to San Diego with his family in 1935. After high school, he entered the U.S. Air [...]