JCOC: Visiting Troops in Guam

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Paul Dimitruk, founder and chief executive officer of PortBlue Corporation, talks with U.S. Air Force Security Force Tech. Sgt. Wilson while learning the role of a force protection specialist during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.  JCOC is a Secretary of Defense sponsored program for America's leaders interested in expanding their knowledge of the military and national defense. JCOC is the oldest existing Pentagon outreach program and has been held more than 73 times since its inception in 1948.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Chuck Watson, co-founder and chairman of Eagle Energy Partners, Houston, Texas, tries to grab a baseball with a backhoe during a civil engineering orientation as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference here on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Stephen Paul Thompson, chairman and president of National Little Britches Rodeo Association, Collierville, Tenn., thanks Airman 1st Class Brady Novotny, 554 Red Horse, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, for his time during the civil engineering portion of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Gregory Webb, editor of Global Security Newswire, Washington, District of Columbia, takes part in a mass casualty exercise on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Members of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference take part in a mass casualty exercise on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam , Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Members of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference take part in a convoy operations exercise on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Linda Dzialo, deputy superintendent of Lawton Public Schools in Lawton, Okla., takes part in a convoy operations scenario during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference held on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007. Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Marilyn F. Romano, publisher, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Fairbanks, Alaska, takes part in a mass casualty and convoy operations scenario during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference held on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Members of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference receive a safety briefing on the munition storage area located on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during a tour of the facility, Nov. 6 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Members of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference receive a safety briefing  on the munition storage area located on Anderson Air Force Base, Guam, during a tour of the facility, Nov. 6 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Chuck Watson, chairman, Eagle Energy Partners, Houston, Texas, loosens bolts off a GBU-50 bomb on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, as part of an orientation of munitions during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Marilyn F. Romano, publisher of the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Fairbanks, Alaska, tightens bracket bolts on a GBU-50 bomb as part of the munitions orientation during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference held on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by
  • Members of the 36th Munitions Squadron and the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference put together a GBU-50 bomb as part of an orientation of munitions on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Bob R. McCluskey Jr., former state representative, Fort Collins, Colo., and Linda Dzialo, deputy superintendent of Lawton Public Schools, Lawton, Okla., walk aboard a KC-135 Stratotanker from the 121st Air Refueling Wing, Colombus, Ohio, as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference held on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • David J. Paladino, president of Landmark Group in Omaha, Neb., places bolts into an assembly bracket on a GBU-50 bomb on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, as part of munitions orientation during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Stephen Paul Thompson, chairman and president of National Little Britches Rodeo Association, Collierville, Tenn., sits on the flight deck of a KC-135 Stratotanker from Rickenbacker ANG, Colombus , Ohio, while parked on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Members of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference tour the boom of a KC-135 Stratotanker on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Linda Dzialo, deputy superintendent of Lawton Public Schools in Lawton, Okla., sits on the flight deck of a KC-135 Stratotanker from Rickenbacker Air National Guard from Columbus, Ohio, while parked on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Members of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, pose for a group photo in front of a B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Vern Miyagi, mobilization assistant to the commander, United States Pacific Command, talks with Bob McCluskey, former state representative from Fort Collins, Colo., on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference, Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Members of the 554 Red Horse, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, stand ready for their next team of civilians from the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Airman 1st Class Brady Novotny, 554 Red Horse, gives insight to Linda Dzialo, deputy superintendent of Lawton Public Schools, Lawton, Okla., while she tries to grab a baseball with a backhoe during the civil engineering orientation as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference here on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Stephen Rubingh, right, gives insight to Chuck Watson, co-founder and chairman of Eagle Energy Partners in Houston, Texas, as he tries to grab a baseball with a backhoe during a civil engineering orientation as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Brady Novotny, left, 554th Red Horse Squadron, gives insight to Timothy John Kriewall, president of Wisconsin Lutheran College in Milwaukee, Wisc., while he tries to grab a baseball with a backhoe during the civil engineering orientation as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007. Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Timothy John Kriewall, president of Wisconsin Lutheran College, Milwaukee, Wisc., tries to grab a baseball with a backhoe during a civil engineering orientation as part of the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference here on Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.  Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Airman 1st Class Brady Novotny, 554 Red Horse, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, gives a high-five to Marilyn F. Romano, publisher of Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Fairbanks, Alaska, after her heavy construction orientation during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison
  • Ann L. Brown, president of New Vista Image, Golden, Colo., marshals in an ambulance for an aerial evacuation during the 74th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference held on Anderson Air Force Base, Guam, Nov. 6, 2007.   Defense Dept. photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerry Morrison