St. Michel's Day

American, French and Djiboutian airborne forces celebrate St. Michel's day by performing static line and HALO jumps followed by a church mass. U.S. airborne forces also received French air badges.

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The command sergeant major of the National Guard Bureau, U.S. Army Command Sgt. Maj. Christopher Kepner, visited Army and Air National Guardsmen working for the Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa here Jan. 15-19. 

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