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Celebrating Homefront Heroes


Caitlin Mahoney, age 8, accepts a medal from Brig. Gen. Evan Dertien, 96th Test Wing Commander, during a small ceremony celebrating Homefront Heroes May 11 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. Caitlin and Charlotte, (also pictured) are the children of Maj. Christopher Mahoney, 96th Medical Group. The event is held to recognize children for their sacrifice and support of their parents’ military service during deployment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Andrea Stachewicz)