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2018 Pararescue Reunion

Reunion and Rodeo The 2018 Pararescue Reunion and Rodeo is on the calendar for September 18- 23, 2018.  It will be sponsored by the Pararescue Association, and is supported by its members, and many sponsors. This years Reunion and Rodeo Committee Chair Person is CMSgt Doug Isaaks, Chair Members, and PJ Indoctrination Instructors from Lackland…
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Takur Ghar – 17 Hours on a Mountain Top

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla.  Fifteen years after a 17-hour battle on an Afghan mountaintop, a pararescueman’s extraordinary heroism is recognized with an Air Force Cross, following a service-wide review of medals awarded since 9/11. Then-Tech. Sgt. Keary Miller --against overwhelming odds and a barrage of heavy fire from Al Qaeda militants-- dashed through deep snow into…
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The Walk of Heroes

Help the PJ Association to raise the funds to support the Walk of Heroes Air Force Cross Monuments The Walk of Heroes - The Walk of Heroes in Heritage Park, which features monuments for all enlisted AF Cross recipients, is growing.  We have contacted our source to create 2 new marble monuments for AF Cross…
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300 of Sparta Endurance Race

PJA Family Services Fundraiser and The 300 of Sparta Endurance Race [row] [span4] There has never a better feeling than helping and contributing to someone's success especially when the situation has been a difficult for them. Let me introduce you to Robert Owens, a former Pararescuemen, (PJ Class 76-02 in 1975). Robert as with many…
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The Pararescue Memorial

The Pararescue Memorial The Pararescue Memorial is a project being developed by the Association and funded by PJ Association members and sponsors to memorialize Pararescuemen who have served their country in times of conflict and where humanitarian relief seemed out of reach to all but the men who make the impossible, possible. Help us fund…
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SMSgt Greg Lepley

SMSgt (Ret) Greg Lepley The Mission On Jan 9, 2017 SMSgt  (Ret) Gregory M, Lepley,  a 21 Year USAF Pararescue veteran passed away in the nursing home he resided in for six years.  He had been listed as homeless and lays in the funeral home to this day. Greg is divorced, his only son Michael…
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