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Pacific Air Commandos, Kadena Airmen recognized for ocean rescue

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan -- Col. David Mullins, the 353rd Special Operations Group Commander, pins an Air Force Commendation Medal on Maj. Jason Self, 320th Special Tactics Squadron, here Feb. 19 for his efforts during a September 2008 rescue mission on a ship in the Pacific Ocean. Maj. Self was one of two key planners who coordinated all mission-specific requirements to enable the combined rescue team and provided command and control by making time-sensitive decisions throughout the operation. (U.S. photo by Tech. Sgt. Aaron Cram)

PHOTO BY: Tech. Sgt. Aaron Cram
VIRIN: 090219-F-3695C-011.JPG
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