DFC award ceremony

Col. Bradley Downs (left), vice commander of the 492nd Special Operations Wing, and Maj. Michael Tolzien, 58th Special Operations Wing, stand at attention during the reading of the award citation for the Distinguished Flying Cross at a ceremony July 6 at Kirtland Air Force Base. Tolzien’s received the Distinguished Flying Cross “with Valor,” which denotes an act of heroism at grave personal risk far above and beyond while engaged in direct combat with and exposure to an enemy’s hostilities.

PHOTO BY: Jessie Perkins
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