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An Air Force first — a Sikh in beard and…

18-10-2019 Hits:22 Guardmount/News

An Air Force first — a Sikh in beard and turban graduates at Lackland

Airman 1st Class Sunjit Singh Rathour stood out in the crowd as he graduated Thursday from Security Forces training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.It was inevitable, given that he was the only airman in Team 36 wearing a beard and a turban as he crossed the stage.“To be honest, it went in the blink of an eye,” he told reporters. “It felt amazing...

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CSAF Charts Air Force Defender Way Forwa…

02-10-2019 Hits:1229 Guardmount/News

CSAF Charts Air Force Defender Way Forward in the Year of Integrate Base DefenseBy Alex Delgado, 502 ABW Public Affairs / Published October 02, 2019

 

Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein addresses Security Forces Defenders, past and present, at the 33rd Air Force Security Forces Association national meeting banquet in San Antonio 28 Sept 2019, in San Antonio, Texas.<...

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First Female Airman Graduates Army's Ran…

03-09-2019 Hits:556 Guardmount/News

First Female Airman Graduates Army's Ranger School

Travis AFB, CA -- 30 August 2019

Story by TSgt Liliana Moreno, 621st Contingency Response Wing Public Affairs

 

U.S. Air Force 1st Lt. Chelsey Hibsch made history by becoming the first female in the U.S. Air Force ...

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“Hey dude, are you okay?”

22-08-2019 Hits:506 Guardmount/News

“Hey dude, are you okay?”

FighterLine, 301st Fighter Wing PA, NAS Fort Worth, JRB, TX, April 2019

By Col. Mitchell Hanson, 301 FW/CC

Commander’s Corner

Chief Safley and I visited our security forces squadron at the U.S. Air Force Academy two weeks ago while they were conducting their annual tour training. The facilities were great, the backdrop was amazing and the training they accomplished was super. In two weeks, our SFS was able to complete training that wou...

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VN War Commemoration to Conduct Intervie…

14-08-2019 Hits:581 Guardmount/News

VN War Commemoration to Conduct Interviews at AFSFA National Meeting

The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration (50th Anniversary) will be conducting oral history interviews at the DoubleTree San Antonio Airport during the week of September 23-27. The mission of the Commemoration is to assist our Nation in thanking and honoring our Vietnam veterans and their families, the fallen, those who were held as Prisoners of...

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Air Force Announces the 12 Outstanding A…

06-08-2019 Hits:595 Guardmount/News

Air Force Announces the 12 Outstanding Airmen of 2019

By Kat Bailey, AFPC Public Affairs, 23 July 2019

JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-RANDOLPH, Texas – Air Force officials have selected the service’s top enlisted members, naming the 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year for 2019.

An Air Force selection board at the Air Force’s Personnel Center considered 36 nominees who represented major commands, direct reporting units, field operating agencies and Headquarters Air Force...

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341st Training Squadron Reunion

15-07-2019 Hits:918 Guardmount/News

341st Training Squadron Reunion

I am currently planning a K-9 reunion to be held at the MWD Memorial (Lackland AFB parade field) on 14 September 2019 at 1300 hours. I have extended the invitation for this gathering to include all branches of the military services, all members of the 341st MWD Training Squadron and the Veterinary Services of the USA. The invitation is for both current MWD personnel and retired. The gathering at...

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HONOR AND RESPECT!

11-07-2019 Hits:721 Guardmount/News

HONOR AND RESPECT!

 

Ron Slagle, a prior USAF Defender and now Police Corporal at Marion, Iowa Police Department, decided he wanted to fill a very recently created void in the sneaker market … and he wanted to do it in such a way to not only Honor and Respect police officers but also to help them. So he did just that by designing a new sneaker that you can preorder here https://honor-respect.com/

The site also features some good looking ball caps and shirts yo...

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From the Security Forces Directorate

05-07-2019 Hits:1996 Guardmount/News

What We Hold Sacred Part 2

By BGen Andrea D. Tullos

 

It’s been nearly two years since I wrote about “What We Hold Sacred” as Defenders. Since that time we’ve been busy reconstituting our forces, reflecting on what the new National Defense Strategy demands of us, and reconnecting with our heritage. We’ve had tremendous support from our Air Force leadership who inspire us every day to enhance our capabilities as leaders of the Air Force’s ground combat forces and who ha...

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MILO RANGE INSTRUCTOR WANTED

24-06-2019 Hits:1226 Guardmount/News

MILO RANGE INSTRUCTOR WANTED

This position is responsible for providing training to our Law Enforcement, Government, Military and International customer base. The MILO Instructor position is a very diverse position, and will be responsible for training our customers on the use of our Use-of-Force simulator. The instructor is autonomous and is often out on a training site or service location with no direct support and must be prepared to adapt to overcome any situation, succes...

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SF Magazine Jul-Sep 2019

  • AFSFA Commissions 25 Commemorative Sig Sauer M17 Pistols
  • Vandenberg AFB Utilizes Unique Horse Patrol
  • 2018 Security Forces Unit & Individual Award Winners
  • AFSFA-Security Forces Foundation Scholarship Funds
  • Where is that Defender now?
  • Eagle Chapter Hosts Captain Maisey Recognition Ceremony
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Membership is open to anyone who has served honorably in the Army Air Corps MPs, Air Police, Security Police, or is now serving in the Security Forces career field--or that component of the Air National Guard, Air Force Reserves, IMAs, or DoD police officers. As the only professional organization serving all Air Force Security Forces from all eras and wars, we have membership levels for all whose Bond of the Blue Beret runs strong. See available Memberships.

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