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Aug. 17, 2018

Face of Defense: Deployed Soldier Produces Beats in Off-Duty Time

Army Spc. Marqueze McGee, a motor transport operator deployed to Kuwait, finds time to work on his dream of becoming a beat music producer.

Aug. 16, 2018

Face of Defense: Son Follows Father’s Path to the Air Force

Air Force Airman 1st Class David Mapel is following in the footsteps of his father, Air Force Chief Master Sergeant Mark Mapel, as a CV-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft special mission aviator.

Aug. 15, 2018

Face of Defense: Transportation Specialist Enjoys Job, Furthers Education

“I find my job very exciting and satisfying because I transport key supplies, such as food, clothing, fuel and equipment, to the units I am assigned,” said Army Sgt. Siaka Diambou, a motor transport operator and a member of the Pennsylvania National Guard, who was born in Mali and immigrated to the United States eight years ago to seek an education and provide a better life for his wife and daughter.

Aug. 14, 2018

Face of Defense: Airman Continues Family’s Commitment to Service

After high school, Air Force Staff Sgt. Psalmbrea Noel Doss wanted to move away from Washington state in search of new experiences and a college education.

Aug. 13, 2018

Face of Defense: Vietnam Native Finds Success in U.S. Army

Army Command Sgt. Maj. Thinh Huynh left Vietnam 32 years ago as a 10-year-old boy. Today, Huynh serves as the senior enlisted advisor with the 82nd Airborne Division's 1st Battalion, 504th Infantry Regiment at Fort Bragg, N.C.

Aug. 10, 2018

Face of Defense: Deployed Brothers Reunite at Reenlistment Ceremony

Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Cagle reunited with his older brother, Air Force Capt. (Dr.) Stephen Cagle, 386th Expeditionary Medical Group deputy chief medical officer, at his July 21 reenlistment ceremony in Southwest Asia.

Aug. 9, 2018

Face of Defense: Hospital Corpsman Helps Battle Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Jessica Wright hates mosquitoes with a passion and tracks their populations in an effort to prevent the spread of disease.

Aug. 8, 2018

Face of Defense: Former Airman Continues Service With Air Force

“We really are a nation of immigrants,” said Mustak Keval, the 60th Force Support Squadron Airman and Family Readiness Center’s flight chief.

Aug. 7, 2018

Face of Defense: Navy Recruiter Enjoys Mentoring Sailors

Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Kristofer D. Wilson said the Navy helps him to develop new skills and provides the opportunity to train and mentor the next generation of sailors.

Aug. 6, 2018

Face of Defense: Change of Pace, Steady Future Enticed Airman to Serve

There are many reasons airmen choose to serve their country. For one airman in the 325th Communications Squadron, it was all about a change of pace and a steady future.

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