Tacoma Starlifter 50th Anniversary Celebration
From left to right: Tom Hanson, President of the McChord Air Museum, Ernie White, McChord Air Museum volunteer, Sandra Marth Hill, Miss Washington 1966, Kelsey Schmidt, Miss Washington 2016, Jeff Demmon, son of Lt. Col. George Demmon, and retired Lt. Gen. Vernon Kondra, 21st Air Force commander and former 62nd Airlift Wing commander, next to the C-141 Starlifter, serial number 65-0277, August 6, 2016, at Heritage Hill, Joint Base Lewis-McChord. Lt. Col. Demmon piloted the first C-141 Starlifter into McChord Field on August 5, 1966. Members of the 62nd and 446th Airlift Wings celebrated with museum volunteers, veterans, and community members for the 50th anniversary of the arrival of McChord's first Starlifter. (Air Force Reserve photo by Tech. Sgt. Bryan Hull)

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