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Lackland Reserve unit honors fallen heroes

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The 433rd Airlift Wing will get an early start on the Memorial Day weekend, with a ceremony honoring the men and women from the Alamo Wing who lost their lives in performance of their military duties.
The ceremony, scheduled for 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 21, in honor of the Alamo Wing Airmen and all members of the military who've paid the ultimate price for freedom, will mark the start of this weekend of remembrance. In addition to Thursday's ceremony, the public is also encouraged to observe a moment of silence at 3:00 p.m. on Monday to honor all of this nation's fallen heroes.
The Airmen of the 433rd AW currently serve in locations throughout the world in support of many ongoing operations including Operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom.
Media Advisory: Media are invited to cover the ceremony and interview participants. All media wishing to cover the event must RSVP, by 7:00 a.m. Thursday, May 21, to the 433rd AW Public Affairs Office at (210)925-5194 or to the on-call PA through the 433rd Command Post at (210) 925-4330.
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