how to submit a hometown news release

By submitting a Hometown News Release form, you'll be able to share your military achievements with friends and family back home through their local newspapers, radio, social media sites, or news stations.

Occasions, which merit a Hometown News Release:

  • Rank promotion
  • Newcomers
  • Retirement
  • Awards and decorations
  • Re-enlistment
  • Earning a college degree
  • Participation in a national news event

Standard DD Form 2266 | Joint Hometown News Service

For more information, or help call the 446th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Office at 253-982-3330, or


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