Columbus AFB holds AF Ball

Rufus Ward Jr., Jo Shumake and retired Lt. Col. Gene Smith stand with Airman 1st Class Andrew Inocencio, Columbus Air Force Base Honor Guardsman, as they perform a Prisoner of War and Missing In Action remembrance ceremony Sept. 15, 2017, during the 14th Flying Training Wing’s 70th Air Force Birthday Ball at the Trotter Convention Center in Columbus, Mississippi. Ward’s and Shumake’s fathers were POWs during World War II, and Smith was a POW in Vietnam for more than five years. (U.S. Air Force photo by Melissa Doublin)

PHOTO BY: Melissa Doublin
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