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Squadron continues tradition of honoring fallen comrades

NEAR CAPONES ISLAND, Philippines -- Staff Sgts. David Wardell (left) and Ian Macgregor, both loadmasters with the 1st Special Operations Squadron, prepare to release a wreath in memorial of STRAY 59 while aboard an MC-130H Combat Talon II Feb. 26. The flight was to honor fallen brethren that were lost 31 years ago when a 1st SOS MC-130E, call sign STRAY 59, crashed during an exercise killing eight crew members and 15 passengers. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Brooke P. Beers)

PHOTO BY: Airman st Class Brooke P. Beers
VIRIN: 120226-F-ZT401-019.JPG
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