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  • Medics test wartime readiness

    Airmen from Duke Field’s 919th Special Operations Medical Squadron recently returned from completing annual training alongside Navy counterparts at Naval Medical Center Balboa in San Diego, California.Twenty-one members of the medical team, including nurses, medical technicians, optometrists and dental technicians honed their wartime readiness
  • Vice talks AFROTC

    Col. David Hanson, 919th Special Operations Wing vice commander, makes remarks as featured speaker for the University of West Florida's Air Force ROTC Detachment 014 commencement and commissioning ceremony May 5, 2017 at Hurlburt Field, Fla. Hanson, who likewise was commissioned through the AFROTC, implored the new second lieutenants to find
  • May promotions

    The following 919th Special Operations Wing Citizen Air Commandos were promoted in May:Senior master sergeant:Wesley BrantleyLarysa GreeneUrsula MoleyMaster sergeant:Alvin Smith IIITechnical sergeant:Bryan BarnhartDarius DinkinsJeremy HosbeinJoseph SmithWilliam SteeleStaff sergeant:Brendan RichmondClayton TateSenior airman:Deangel EppsMarcus
  • Combat aviation advisors conduct Operation Raven Claw

    Combat aviation advisor students with the 6th Special Operations Squadron participate in Operation Raven Claw at Duke Field, Fla., April 24. Operation Raven Claw is the capstone event for the Air Force Special Operations Training Center’s Combat Aviation Advisor Mission Qualification Course. Combat aviation advisors are specifically trained and
  • Webb shares AFSOC priorities with Citizen Air Commandos

    Lt. Gen. Brad Webb, commander of Air Force Special Operations Command, visited the 919th Special Operations Wing here Feb. 4, 2017Webb explained what it takes to accomplish AFSOC’s priorities. His examples tied back to how significant the 919th SOW is to the command being ready today, relevant tomorrow and resilient always.“The kinds of challenges
  • 10th AF commander visits Citizen Air Commandos

    The Citizen Air Commandos at the 919th Special Operations Wing hosted the 10th Air Force commander, during a visit to the Florida panhandle Jan. 18-20.Maj. Gen. Richard Scobee observed first-hand the work being done in the 919th SOW and discuss the wing’s rapidly evolving mission in support of Air Force Special Operations.“I was expecting to be
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  • Former 919 SOW commander dies

    The 919th Special Operations Wing mourns the passing of one of its former commanders -- Brig. Gen. Mark Stogsdill.Stogsdill passed away July 19, 2016 at Ochsner Medical Center in New Orleans.Stogsdill assumed command of the 919th SOW in 1998 during a period of significant change in the unit's history. The wing had recently converted from the
  • Eagle Claw: A special ops family legacy

    April 24, 2016 marks the 36th anniversary of Operation Eagle Claw, the ill-fated joint U.S. military attempt to rescue 53 Americans held hostage in Iran for 444 days. For one Duke Field reservist, that day in history hits close to home.Chief Master Sgt. Raymond Beyers, 2nd Special Operations Squadron superintendent, remembers that day all too
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