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Senior Airman Michael Filipkowski, 23d Security Forces Squadron training instructor, renders a salute during the closing ceremony of National Police Week, May 18, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation in 1962 designating may 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day.  Security Forces Members used Police Week to promote camaraderie and recognize all law enforcement members who have lost their lives in the line of duty. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Snider) Police Week honors fallen defenders
National Police Week was observed at Moody Air Force Base to recognize all law enforcement members who have lost their lives in the line of duty.President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation in 1962 designating may 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day.
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A member of the British Royal Air Force shares tactical points with Airmen from the 824th Base Defense Squadron during close-quarters battle training, Feb. 28, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The 820th Base Defense Group welcomed a member of the British Royal Air Force to embed into multiple training situations to help strengthen combined operations between U.S. and British forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Snider) RAF trainer instructs CQB tactics
The 820th BDG teamed with British Royal Air Force Sgt. Glenn Risebrow,15th Squadron senior noncommissioned officer in charge of training, in multiple training scenarios to help strengthen combined operations between U.S. and British forces.
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Members of  the Catholic community pose for a group photo with Bishop Robert J. Coyle, Archdiocese of the Military Services, after a Sacrament of Confirmation ceremony, Feb. 12, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. Catholic Bishop performs Confirmation Mass at Moody AFB
Bishop Robert J. Coyle, Archdiocese of the Military Services, visited Moody Air Force Base's Chapel to host a Sacrament of Confirmation ceremony. Confirmation is the sacrament by which Catholics believe the Holy Spirit gives them the increased ability to practice their faith in every aspect of their lives and to witness Christ in every situation.
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93d Air Ground Operations Wing hosts annual awards 93d Air Ground Operations Wing hosts annual awards
The 93d Air Ground Operations Wing hosted their 2017 annual awards at Moody Air Force Base, Ga.
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Airmen assigned to the 820th Base Defense Group advance their position during a capabilities demonstration, Feb. 5, 2018, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The immersion was designed to give the 23d Wing’s leadership a better understanding of the 820th BDG’s mission, capabilities and training needs. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Snider) 23d Wing leaders tour Safeside
The 23d Wing commander and command chief visited the 820th Base Defense Group to gain a better understanding of their missions, capabilities, and training needs.
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Tech. Sgt. Devant Jones, 820th Combat Operations Squadron NCO in charge of logistics, walks away from returning his parachute after a static-line jump from an HC-130J Combat King II, Jan. 17, 2018, at the Lee Fulp drop zone in Tifton, Ga. The 820th BDG routinely conducts static-line jumps to maintain qualifications and ensure mission readiness. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Snider) Airmen jump through winter skies
Airmen from the 820th Base Defense Group conduct Static-line parachute jumps to maintain currency and ensure their ability to rapidly deploy anywhere in the world at a moment’s notice.
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Ryan Lemm, salutes his father, Tech. Sgt. Joseph Lemm’s casket, Dec. 28, 2015, during Lemm’s funeral in Manhattan, NY. While Lemm was a member of the 105th Base Defense Squadron, the unit trains closely and often deploys with the 820th Base Defense Group. Due to the high-stress training and deployments, the lines begin to blur and these Airmen become close-knit families. (Courtesy photo) Base Defense Airmen memorialize fallen veteran
Heads hang and tears fall while bagpipes play at a memorial service where those who’ve fallen in valor were honored, to include one Airman whose loss hit heavy on many of Moody’s warrior’s hearts. The NYPD memorial service honored three detectives who had fallen in the line of duty, one of which was Tech. Sgt. Joseph Lemm, who in 2015, was one of six U.S. troops killed by a suicide bomber while conducting overseas missions with the 820th Base Defense Group in Afghanistan.
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2017
Airman Tyler Carpenter, 823d Base Defense Squadron fireteam member, drinks from his canteen after finishing the last obstacle during an Army Air Assault readiness assessment, Dec. 7, 2017, at Camp Blanding, Fla. The AAA readiness assessment is designed to prepare Airmen for the Army Air Assault School curriculum as well as its physical and mental stressors. During AAA, U.S. troops are taught an array of skills associated with rotary-winged aircraft. These skills widen the 820th Base Defense Group’s ability to swiftly deploy and defend. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daniel Snider) Airmen prep for Army Air Assault School
The AAA readiness assessment is designed to prepare Airmen for the Army Air Assault school curriculum as well as its physical and mental stressors. During AAA, U.S. troops are taught an array of skills associated with rotary-winged aircraft. These skills widen the 820th Base Defense Group’s ability to swiftly deploy and defend.
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2017
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Staff Sgts. Stan Mason, Charlie Jefferson, Doc Lawrence, and Master Sgt. Kenneth G. Webb. None of you know these individuals, but their legacy and efforts as supervisors are evident.These NCOs were my very first influences in the Air Force and the reason I am wearing these chevrons today.Front-line supervisors have the greatest impact on the Air
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2017
Airmen from the 822d Base Defense Squadron return from a deployment to Southwest Asia, Oct. 21, 2016, at Moody Air Force Base, Ga. The 822d BDS is a part of the 820th Base Defense Group, the only BDG in the Air Force. The 820th BDS is responsible for providing planning, training, equipment and preparation of three security forces squadrons. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Daniel Snider) Moody welcomes 822d BDS home
The 822d Base Defense Squadron was greeted by leadership, family and friends as they returned from a deployment to Southwest Asia on Oct. 21. While deployed, the 822d was tasked as defenders of expeditionary locations and assets. After returning to Moody, these Airmen train to uphold combat and specialty training standards to ensure they’re capable of rapidly deploying at a moment’s notice if necessary.
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