ILLINOIS NATIONAL GUARDSMAN EARNS NATIONAL AIRCREW MEMBER OF THE YEAR AWARD
SPRINGFIELD, IL (01/05/2017)(readMedia)-- Staff Sgt. Ethan Wheeler was recently named the winner of the 2015 U.S. Air Force's Staff Sergeant Henry "Red' Erwin Outstanding Enlisted Aircrew Member of the Year Award. He will receive his award during a ceremony at the Illinois State Military Museum Saturday Jan. 7, 2016, at 2:30 p.m.
• Illinois National Guard
• Staff Sgt. Airman Ethan Wheeler, 126th Air Refueling Air Wing
• Maj. Gen. Richard J. Hayes, Jr., The Adjutant General, Illinois National Guard
• Brig. Gen. Ronald E. Paul, Assistant Adjutant General – Air, Illinois National Guard
Staff Sgt. Ethan Wheeler was recently named the winner of the 2015 U.S. Air Force’s Staff Sergeant Henry “Red’ Erwin Outstanding Enlisted Aircrew Member of the Year Award. He will receive his award during a ceremony at the Illinois State Military Museum.
Wheeler is assigned to the Illinois Air National Guard’s 126th Air Refueling Wing, based at Scott Air Force Base, Illinois.
The annual award recognizes enlisted aircrew members for their outstanding accomplishments, leadership and self-improvement in support of the enlisted aircrew operations field.
|WHEN:||Saturday January 07, 2017 at 02:30PM Central Time (US & Canada)|
|WHERE:||Illinois State Military Museum
1301 N. MacArthur Blvd.
Springfield, Illinois 62702
Media should arrive 15 minutes prior to the ceremony. For additional information, contact the Illinois National Guard Public Affairs Office at 217-761-3569 or firstname.lastname@example.org.