A Solemn Mission
160211-F-IO684-9017.JPG Photo By: Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.

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Aug 10, 2021
Fort Meade, MD - Staff Sgt. Nicholas Wavra, Dover mortuary affairs, uniforms non-commissioned officer in charge, sorts through inventory inside the mortuary affairs uniform section at Dover Air Force Base, Delaware. Airmen responsible for the care of uniforms work on metal polishing, decoration preparation and uniform tact for hours in order to give families of the fallen the best representation of the U.S. military uniform worn by their loved one. Airmen remain ready to provide honorable service to fallen service members in their families. (U.S. Air Force photo by/Staff Sgt. Vernon Young Jr.)


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